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The Ministry seeks to promote agricultural productivity and sustainable management of land resources to achieve food security, increased incomes and ensure sustainable socio-economic growth.The overall objective of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security is to improve food security among farmers in this country.This is mainly done through provision of a conducive environment for stakeholder participation in the sector by formulating coherent sectoral policies.


A nation with sustainable agricultural productivity and water for all.


To accelerate broad based agriculture, water and irrigation development for social economic growth and development.


To improve agricultural productivity and sustainably and development and manage land and water resources to achieve food, nutrition and income security for  economic growth and development.

The organizational structure of the Ministry of Agriculture comprises the following:

Minister of Agriculture, principal Secretary, controller of Agriculture extension Services, Agriculture Planning department, Controller of Agriculture services, administration and finance.

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  • Ministry of Agriculture Headquarters,
  • P.O. Box 30134, Lilongwe 3
  • Phone: +265 (0) 1 788 738
  • Fax: +265 (0) 1 788 908
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  • Physical Location: Ministry of Agriculture Headquarters Building, Capital Hill, Lilongwe.