Ethiopia’s Ministry of Agriculture

http://www.moa.gov.et

Features

Successful establishment of an agricultural machinery workshop in Meki signals a boost for private sector-driven mechanization in Ethiopia.

Videos

Two-wheel tractors have replaced outdated farming tools, helping Ethiopian farmers reduce drudgery, improve productivity and increase their profits.

Features

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

Features

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

Nutrition, health and food security
News

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

Nutrition, health and food security
In the media

Source: Fana Television (3 Jun 2020)

CIMMYT joins EIAR and Ministry of Agriculture on panel discussing strategy to prevent food insecurity in Ethiopia during COVID-19 pandemic.

Capacity development
Features

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

Innovations
In the media

Source: Donne del Food (28 Nov 2019)

Rapid alert system has been developed to predict the spread of wheat rust.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

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

Innovations
Press releases

New research describes a revolutionary early warning system that can predict and mitigate wheat rust diseases in Ethiopia.

Innovations
Blogs

Experts are developing data and dashboards to advise policymakers about the cost and feasibility of liming to increase maize productivity.

Innovations
Features

This tool allows to identify varieties used by farmers and to track the adoption and impact of improved crops.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
News

People across the country planted more than 350 million trees in a day to fight deforestation and climate change.

Innovations
News

Knowledge share fair highlights CGIAR contributions to the Ethiopian agriculture sector.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
News

Research shows African farming households are far more dependent on hire labor markets, and much more inclined to hire mechanization services, than previously thought.