Farming and Agriculture

Agriculture is the major livelihood earner and economic activities for Jonglei state ranging from crops cultivation to livestock rearing. Different crops are grown in the area for domestic and commercial purposes. They include: Sorghum, groundnut and maize.
Jonglei state through ministry of agriculture and forestry is embarking on creating a prosperous, growing, innovative, and demand driven rural economy that generates new jobs by adopting appropriate technologies among Jonglei farmers and agro-forestry that supports ecological agro-forestry managements to to yield more crops, forest products, and food security with environmentally sustainable growth.