ASF is a “Not for Profit Company” registered
under Section 42 of the Companies Ordinance. It was
established by the Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture
& Livestock (MINFAL) with the support of the Asian
Development Bank (ADB) in the context of the Agribusiness
Development and Diversification Project. The company
is governed by a private-sector led, independent Board
of Directors and is based in Lahore.
Support Fund (ASF) provides farmers, farmer groups,
and entrepreneurs with demand-driven technical and managerial
services on a matching grant basis to improve their
productivity, competitiveness and creditworthiness to
access financing for their enterprises.