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International wheat breeding research in Eastern and Southern Africa, 1966-97
This paper describes and analyzes some of the impacts of wheat improvement research in seven countries in the Eastern and Southern regions of Africa. the countries South Africa, Ethiopia, Sudan, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, ...
Gender mainstreaming in the Ethiopian agriculture sector
Emergency seed project to drought-hit farmers in Ethiopia
As the 2015-16 El Niño induced drought devastates crops in Ethiopia, CIMMYT, supported by the U.S. Agency for International Development, rushes to provide farmers with improved maize and wheat seed.
Updates of wheat improvement activities in Ethiopia
(CIMMYT; EIAR, 2017)
Saving labor and animal draft power : impacts of crop management innovation packages in Ethiopia
(CIMMYT; SIMLESA; ACIAR, [2017?])
In 1990s Sasakawa Global 2000 introduced conservation agriculture practices in maize based systems of South Achefer District, in Amhara Region, North West Ethiopia. The specific technologies introduced were one-pass tillage ...
Meteorological drought assessment in north east highlands of Ethiopia
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2018)
The purpose of this paper is to investigate the patterns and trends of drought incidence in north east highlands of Ethiopia using monthly rainfall record for the period 1984-2014. Design/methodology/approach Standard ...
(CIMMYT, March 2016)
Powering smallholder agriculture in Eastern and Southern Africa
This digital story depicts the way in which 2-wheel tractors can offer a solution for the decrease in farm power in Eastern and Southern Africa. Commissioned and published by: The African Conservation Tillage Network (ACT) ...
Battling the fungal stem rust ug99 in Ethiopia
In the battle to prevent a global wheat crop catastrophe from an unchecked airborne fungus, scientists use monitoring stations in Ethiopia to enhance their arsenal. But the job is not easy. The Kulumsa research station in ...