Simret Yasabu

Simret Yasabu
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Study results suggest caution in designing agricultural policies based on evidence derived from inaccurate measurement protocols.

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Improved maize varieties among top three CGIAR innovations adopted by up to 11 million households in Ethiopia, independent study shows.

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Ethiopia-based project manager finds inspiration in supporting programs and colleagues across Africa.

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Researchers take stock of the fertilizer recommendation tools in available in Ethiopia in support of the country’s National Soils Strategy.

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Experts discuss solutions to postharvest losses and how agricultural mechanization can benefit rural women in the Global South.

Food security
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Case studies from Ethiopia and Rwanda show adaptable fertilizer rates may help tree-based smallholder farmers, thus providing them with options to cope with COVID-19-imposed fertilizer shortages.

Gender and social inclusion
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On International Youth Day, CIMMYT captures images of sub-Saharan African youth to celebrate their immense contributions to agriculture, farming systems, service provision and research and development.

Food security
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CIMMYT continues to support farmers and the agricultural sector in the country.

Food security
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Researchers in Ethiopia show that well-targeted fertilizer recommendations improve fertilizer usage and productivity of maize production.

Innovation and technology
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Two-wheel tractors are allowing Ethiopian farmers to boost their incomes and support their communities in times of need.

Climate change
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Through new project, tools and insurance services will help small farmers in eastern Africa reduce investment risks and losses related to climate.

Capacity development
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Small-scale agricultural mechanization service provision model supports women’s empowerment in the Ethiopian agriculture sector.

Innovation and technology
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The initiative increases agricultural productivity and enhances food security in Ethiopia.

Food security
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Meeting with Ethiopian researchers and policymakers outlines path forward for cooperation.

Food security
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Researchers found farmers who increased both the area growing resistant varieties and the number of wheat varieties grown per season saw the biggest yield increases.