Programa de Servicios Agrícolas Provinciales

About the program

This is an instrument for public investment of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, implemented by the Rural Change Unit. PROSAP implements, at a provincial and national level, social projects and environmentally sustainable public investment which aims to increase the coverage and quality of rural infrastructure and agro-food services. Regarding private investment, PROSAP also funds initiatives that promote the competitiveness of small and medium agricultural producers and MSME agro-industrial and services (micro, small and medium enterprises) across the country. The program has funds amounting to USD 1,197 million.

Country Argentina
Classification Development of production chains, Financing and credit, Productive infrastructure, Investigación y tecnología, Manejo y conservación de recursos naturales, Políticas sobre tierras, Sanidad animal y vegetal
FNS Dimension Disponibilidad

General objective

Develop regional economies with a focus on the agro-industrial and special attention to small and medium producers, entrepreneurs and rural entrepreneurs, by increasing productivity, sales volumes and competition in domestic and international trade sector.

Components and/or products

Provincial or national Public Investment Projects financed by the program correspond to the following areas of intervention:

  1. Irrigation and Drainage (Administration and Management of Water Resources)
  2. Basic infrastructure (rural roads, rural electrification)
  3. Commercial development
  4. Technological development
  5. Plant health
  6. Animal health
  7. Institutional strengthening
  8. Agricultural Information System
  9. Land Titling and Regularization
  10. Other Sources of Energy
  11. Management and Conservation Services for Natural Resources
Target population

All provinces are direct beneficiaries of PROSAP and, consequently, provincial institutions or public or private organizations that provide services within the areas of intervention of PROSAP.



Geographical coverage Urbano
Annual budget

Total:  USD$1,197 million.

Responsible organism

Ministerio de Agricultura, Ganadería y Pesca

Executing organism Ministerio de Agricultura, Ganadería y Pesca
Financial sources

Resources from the National State, resources from the Provincial States, resources from the International Development Bank (IDB) and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)