BENEFIT-SBN: Planting Sesame in Row

12 July 2018, BENEFIT SBN

Benefit-SBN, in collaboration with Gondar and Humera Agricultural Research Centers (GARC and HuARC), is row planting sesame and rotation crops in 450 hectares of land. Read more.

16 July 2018

Ethiopia sets to harvest 374 mln. quintals

19 June 2018, The Ethiopian Herald

Ethiopia sets to harvest 374 million quintals by the 2018/19 crop season through utilizing agricultural inputs and new agricultural technologies ,the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock announced. Read more.

22 June 2018

Why some public policies fail to meet targets?

17 June 2018, The Ethiopian Herald

He also questions the agricultural sector where the government spends enormous amount of money to ensure food security. The reason for this failure, Dereje notes, is that the stakeholders are not well awared to move with government as required to fully achieve the goals the policy. Read more.

21 June 2018

How will privatization of mega enterprises benefit Ethiopia?

18 June 2018, The Ethiopian Herald

As per the decision, private investors would be able to buy complete or partial shares of public enterprises aimed at promoting efficiency and productivity, enhancing sustained growth and at the same time ensuring the accountability of management. Read more.

19 June 2018

Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR) contributed 3000 agricultural technologies

3 June 2018, The Ethiopian Herald

1280 technologies were farmer centered improved seeds which can increase 10-15 percent of productivity with best quality, disease and drought resilient seeds. Read more.

6 June 2018

Holland Dairy Ethiopia secures FrieslandCampina investment

18 May 2018, FOODBEV MEDIA

By investing in supply chain, production and market development, Veris and FrieslandCampina said they aim to enhance and to extend Holland Dairy’s market presence. Read More.

19 May 2018

WFP Picks Hello Cash to Ensure Food Security

12 May 2018, Addis Fortune

The World Food Program (WFP), Lion International Bank and Bell Cash have inked a tripartite agreement to use Hello Cash to ensure food security in the Amhara Regional State. Read More.

18 May 2018

Famers in Ethiopia are demanding more for technologies

6 April 2018, The Ethiopian Herald

Mechanization Director at The Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tamiru Habte said mechanized farming is still at early stage in Ethiopia and further explained the reason why the ministry designs mechanization strategy that focuses on smallholder farmers. Read More

18 April 2018

Ethiopia earns $478m from Agricultural Export

4 April 2018, Journal du Cameroun

This earning is in the first eight months of this Ethiopian fiscal year which began on July 8, 2017. Read more:

17 April 2018

Impression on the Experience Capitalization workshop held for EKN's Food Security Projects in Ethiopia

November 2017, CTA

Mersha Yilma, who attended the workshop, expressed his impression and how the workshop organized by the Embassy and CTA will really help capitalizing experiences of the Dutch food security projects in Ethiopia. Please read his Article here:

25 March 2018