Bong County Agricultural Development Project II
This project was designed to increase smallholder farmers' productivity and income by extending agricultural services to lower Bong County and part of the adjacent Gibi Territory.
Project components included:
- Supplying agricultural inputs to improve production of upland and swamp rice, cassava, other food crops, as well as coffee production
- Expanding and improving agricultural extension services and training.
The project also involved research and development of improved plant production materials, plus efforts to strengthen farmers' cooperatives and the Agricultural and Cooperative Development Bank. In addition, it supported construction, rehabilitation and maintenance of rural feeder roads, tree crop tracks, wells and latrines, among other activities.
04 April 1984
1984 - 1988
Total Project Cost
US$ 11.74 million
US$ 3.91 million
World Bank: International Development Association US$ 4.55 million
African Development Fund US$ 2.67 million