Farmer Organizations in Ankole Sub Region, Uganda

Ankole Sub Region
Ankole Sub Region is one of the thirteen recognized administrative sub regions found in Uganda. The sub region has over 12 Districts, 26 Counties, 143 sub counties, 709 Parishes and 5,917 Villages. The sub region has over 1,607 farmers organizations with 943 Community Based Organizations (cbos) , 22 Farmers Associations , 603 Farmers Groups , 38 Cooperatives , 1 Unions , 157 Women Group , 65 Youth Group , 8 Farmers Field School .
Ankole Region Farmer Organization Statistics

Farmer Organization by Category

Category No.
  Community Based Organizations (cbos)
943 View List
  Farmers Associations
22 View List
  Farmers Groups
603 View List
38 View List
1 View List
  Women Group
157 View List
  Youth Group
65 View List
  Farmers Field School
8 View List
Total 1607

    Ankole Region
Entreprizes Undertaken by Farmer Organizations


Entreprize No.

Animal Husbandry

Entreprize No.
Goats 533 View List
Piggery 280 View List
Cattle 196 View List
Bee Keeping 63 View List
Sheep 2 View List


Entreprize No.
Tilapia 10 View List
Cat Fish 2 View List
Farmer Organizations by Operation Level and Support Organization
Entreprize No.
  Operations Level
Village 1,290 View List
Parish 186 View List
Subcounty 103 View List
District 23 View List
Regional - multiple districts 5 View List
Entreprize No.
  Support Organization
None 1,200 View List
Government 266 View List
Non Government Organization 65 View List
Private Company 31 View List
Community Based Organization(CBO) 24 View List
Others 20 View List
Farmer Organizations by Activity Involved in and Leaders Education Level and Gender
Entreprize No.
  Activity Involved in
Savings and credit (VSLA) 1,318 View List
Production Level 1,203 View List
Marketing Level 997 View List
Non-agricultural activities 406 View List
Agro processing 82 View List
Lobbying and advocacy 79 View List
Transport services 5 View List
Entreprize No.
  Leaders by Education Level
Primary 2,468 View List
Secondary 1,508 View List
Tertiary 492 View List
No Formal Education 189 View List
  Leaders by Gender
Female 2,506 View List
Male 2,151 View List
Districts In Ankole Sub Region

Sub Region Districts

District Farmers Orgainzations
Buhweju District 100 View
Bushenyi District 153 View
Ibanda District 135 View
Isingiro District 132 View
Kazo District 31 View
Kiruhura District 27 View
Mbarara District 152 View
Mitooma District 188 View
Ntungamo District 354 View
Rubirizi District 189 View
Rwampara District 51 View
Sheema District 95 View

Other Sub Regions

Region Farmers Orgainzations
Acholi Sub Region 1033 View
Ankole Sub Region 1607 View
Buganda Sub Region 2808 View
Bukedi Sub Region 959 View
Bunyoro Sub Region 922 View
Busoga Sub Region 1013 View
Elgon Sub Region 1107 View
Karamoja Sub Region 368 View
Kigezi Sub Region 870 View
Lango Sub Region 1021 View
Teso Sub Region 732 View
Toro Sub Region 656 View
Westnile Sub Region 1079 View
Rwenzori Sub Region 564 View
Sebei Sub Region 247 View