Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (Afghanistan)

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Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock
Department overview
Jurisdiction Afghanistan
Headquarters Kabul
Minister responsible
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The Afghan Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation & Livestock ( / Persian: وزیر زراعت، آبیاری و مالداری افغانستان‎‎ ) is the Government of Afghanistan Cabinet officer responsible for managing Afghanistan's agriculture policy.[1]

Among other matters, the Ministry oversees the work of the Helmand and Arghandab Valley Authority.

Agriculture Ministers of Afghanistan[edit]

Date Name Notes
December 22, 2002– December 7, 2004 Sayed Hussein Anwari *Appointed by Hamid Karzai, member of the ATA.
2004-October 11, 2008 Obaidullah Rameen *Appointed by Hamid Karzai.[1]
October 11, 2008 – 2014 Mohammad Asef Rahimi *Appointed by Hamid Karzai
2015–present Assadullah Zameer *Appointed by Ashraf Ghani.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Official site". Government of Afghanistan. Archived from the original on May 10, 2007. Retrieved January 17, 2007. 
  2. ^ "Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (Afghanistan) official website". Retrieved 2015-07-10. 

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