The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock is one of the Ministries of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Currently, the engineer is Naseer Ahmad Darani Minister.
The ministry is working on the development and modernization of agriculture, livestock and horticulture.
Agriculture, the source of livelihood, accounts for 80% of the country's population, and hence the Afghan Ministry of Agriculture is an institution that seeks to improve agriculture, increase yields and intensify cultivation.
The ministry launches programs in the fields of agriculture, livestock and horticulture to support the peasantry, manage natural resources and strengthen agricultural economics. Ministry of Agriculture's programs include promotion efforts and the introduction of higher-value economic crops, strengthening traditional products, identifying and publishing farm-tailored land technologies, boosting cooperative programs, agricultural economics, and marketing with export.
This ministry has a large department in the province and in each province, an agricultural department and in each district, there is an agricultural affairs department. These institutions work to improve and modernize cultivation practices, increase crops, improve gardening, educate farmers, gardeners and livestock, and artificial insemination of animals and increase dairy products.