- Kuhusu Sisi
- Muundo wa Halmashauri
- Kituo cha Habari
NAME OF DEPARTMENT:
Agriculture, Irrigation and Cooperative
MAIN FUNCTIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT:-
•To improve extension services to farmers on good agriculture practices.
•To facilitate agriculture irrigation schemes by expanding irrigation area and insure sustainable crop production.
•To facilitate training and good practices on post-harvest handling and crop value addition agriculture.
•To impact new technologies and innovations to farmers.
•To strengthen and facilitate supervision of cooperative societies.
•To increase production of cash and food crops like coffee, paddy, maize, beans and banana.
•To provide extension services to farmers on good agriculture practices by conducting training to farmers and monitoring and evaluation of development projects.
•Facilitate and strengthening supervision of cooperative societies.
• To enhance, sustain and effective implementation of National anticorruption strategy.
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEE IN THE DEPARTMENT
•Agriculture section: 49
•Irrigation section : 6
•Cooperative section: 5
•Total in the Department: 60