Agriculture

22 Mixed Farm

22 Mixed Farm is situated in Jibgale, a fertile location 22 km east of Garowe, Puntland. The farm has been in operation since 1995 and provides the surrounding community with an assortment of fruits, vegetables, and dairy milk. Before it received capital investment, the farm was not able to maximize its... Read More

Al Nur Mixed Farming

Al Nur Mixed Farming (“Al Nur”), established in 2005, is located in the fertile Jibgale Valley, outside of Garowe, Puntland. The farm produces nearly 15 types of cash crops year-round and has a supplementary small-scale dairy operation. It is situated on 6.5 hectares of land; however, only 45% of the land... Read More

Barwaaqo Marketing and Catering Services

Barwaaqo Marketing and Catering Services (BMCS) is run by a woman who also owns a 100 hectare farm and is the chairwoman of the 633 member Barwaaqo Farmers’ Cooperative. BMCS is a crop collection, storage, and marketing service for farmers in six villages in the Gabiley District of Somaliland. Through this model,... Read More

Carbon Credit Initiative

At the end of 2013, Shuraako facilitated a partnership between Candlelight for Health, Education & Environment (“Candlelight”), a Somali nonprofit, and three US-based entities (Real Capital Solutions (RCS), One Earth Future Foundation (OEF), and Secure World Foundation (SWF). The three US entities (one for-profit... Read More

Fat-xi Farm

Fat-xi Farm is a female-owned and operated farm in Jibgale (outside of Garowe), Puntland. The owner is the leader of a local farming business association. She has experience in cultivating and harvesting crops, inspecting and coordinating Fat-xi Farm’s operations, as well as preparing and transporting crops... Read More

Goljano Mixed Farm and Agribusiness

Goljano Mixed Farm and Agribusiness (“Goljano”) is an organic farm that began operations in 2010 in Burao, Somaliland. The owner sought to create a mixed farm that produces value-added and diversified local products. The farm has a diversified range of activities that include sesame farming and oil... Read More

Hodan Mixed Farm

Hodan’s Mixed Farm is a nine hectare farm that produces fruits and vegetables, rears cows and goats, and produces honey. The farm is situated in Jibgale, a fertile region outside of Garowe, Puntland. The farm supplies its products to the surrounding cities of Galkayo, Bosasso and Garowe. The farm faced... Read More

Jiniyeley Farm

Jiniyeley is a commercial farm located just south of Bosaso, Puntland that has been providing a wide variety of agricultural products to loyal customers for over 26 years. While the farm itself rests on two hectares of land, the farm’s owner was only been able to cultivate 30% of it due to the lack of irrigation.... Read More

Kalkaal Mixed Farm

Kalkaal Mixed Farm (“Kalkaal”) is a farm located in the Mudug region of Puntland. The farm started production in 2008. Kalkaal’s main business line is commercial crop farming, but they have also demonstrated their ability to successfully herd cattle, sheep, and raise bees for the production and sale of meat, milk,... Read More

Las Durre Farm

Las Durre Farm has been operating for the past 20 years, producing fruits and vegetables in the Las Durre valley in Somaliland. The farm’s primary customers include wholesalers, distributors (primarily female retailers in Gobannimo Market in Hargeisa), food service companies, supermarket chains and smaller regional... Read More

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