Smart Interventions to Transform Agriculture Sector in Ethiopia
Extension workers and the support of research institutions is key to transforming the agriculture sector from a traditional to a modern industry, writes Alazar Shiferaw for the Ethiopian Herald.
Ethiopian Herald, 4 July 2017
Integrating various agricultural inputs, implementing ecology based selective farming and adapting modern technologies are the major tools in facilitating the agriculture sector… Read more »
Livestock raising communities are particularly vulnerable to climate change.
Ethiopia: Two More Farm Service Centres Under Way
Addis Fortune, 2 July 2017
The Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA) organisation and Ethiopia's Green Innovation Centre (GIC) have signed an agreement with two Ethiopian entrepreneurs on June 28,… Read more »
Ethiopian Herald, 21 June 2017
Agriculture remains the leading sector in Ethiopia's economy and an important source of economic growth. It contributes 39 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and… Read more »
Ethiopian Herald, 29 June 2017
Experts of major livestock importing Middle East countries have given approval to the Mille International quarantine system, expected to uplift Ethiopia's livestock export. Read more »
Ethiopian Herald, 28 June 2017
Ethiopia is developing its investment in dairy production and export market to increase foreign currency earnings. Recently, The Ethiopian Herald has met experts in the sector to… Read more »
With water resources under ever greater stress due to the country's rising population, forests are important to maintaining stable rainfall and building drought resilience, while ... Read more »