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Workshop on Biotechnology and Amended Bio-safety R...27 May 2016 08:31

  Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural research (EIAR) in collaboration with Agriculture Transformation Agency (ATA) and Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology [ ... ]

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Holetta Agricultural Research Center (HARC) undert...06 Apr 2016 14:22

Holetta Agricultural Research Center (HARC) of EIAR carried out a stakeholders’ consultative workshop on “Sport Horse Breeding for Ethiopia” on [ ... ]

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EIAR holds a consultative meeting to review resear...30 Mar 2016 12:19

EIAR holds a consultative meeting to review research strategies for major commodities  EIAR held a consultative meeting with researchers and experts invited [ ... ]

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ILRI's Congratulatory Message to EIAR04 Mar 2016 13:58

Congratulatory message to the Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR) on the occasion of its 50th anniversary By Dr Siboniso Moyo, the ILRI [ ... ]

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EIAR’s Golden Jubilee celebration closing events03 Mar 2016 09:15
EIAR’s Golden Jubilee celebration closing events

After months of wearisome endeavors undertaken by its organizing members and collaborators, EIAR’s Golden Jubilee celebration has been officially concluded [ ... ]

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EIAR Conducts Symposiums on Crop, Livestock, Agric...26 Feb 2016 08:03
EIAR Conducts Symposiums on Crop, Livestock, Agricultural Economics, Land, Water Research

The Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR) conducted series of symposiums on crop, livestock, agricultural economics, and land and water [ ... ]

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  • Featured Articles

    • “Planet 50-50: step it up for gender equality by 2030”

      “Planet 50-50: step it up for gender equality by 2030” Women are the backbone of the development of rural economies. They comprise more than 60% of the world’s agricultural labor force. Agriculture is the main alternative for rural women. In rural areas, women guarantee livelihoods, are responsible to triple roles, those are productive, reproductive and community roles and are fighting hunger and malnutrition. Despite the important roles they play in agricultural economies, rural women in Africa suffer from the highest illiteracy rates and are the most visible face of poverty. Moreover, their access to and control over all land and productive resources is still unsatisfactory.  There is a lack of recognition of the role of women in agriculture which is harmful and gives rise to a lack of specific policies that strive to alleviate high levels of poverty, illiteracy and non involvement in the design and planning of development programs. However, it is extremely important to realize...

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    • Researchers’ Forum Held On 26th And 27th February 2016 At Oromo Culture Center.

      What direction should agricultural research be taking in order to best contribute to improve food security and market compatibility and how can the impact of the research be maximized whether through strengthening of skills, building of partnerships or prioritizing investment in key research areas? These were some of the issues that came under discussion at the researchers’ forum held on 26th and 27th February 2016 at Oromo culture center. H.E Dr. Mulatu Teshome, FDRE president, H.E mr. Tefera Derbew, MoANR, H.E Mr. Sileshi Getahun, MoLF, H.E Mr. Wendirad Mandefro, state minister of MoANR, H.E Dr kassu Elala, policy and research advisor to the prime minister with a ministerial portfolio, were the guest of honor on this forum. The welcoming speech given by H.E Mr. Tefera, followed by Dr. Fentahun Mengistu, director general of EIAR. “It’s very exciting to be here with and deliver this message to you on this special event.” Of the special guest of honor H.E Dr. Mulatu, said on his...

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    • የኢትዮጵያ የግብርና ምርምር ኢንስቲትዩት የተመሰረተበትን 50ኛ ዓመት የወረቅ ኢዮቤልዩ በዓል በተለያዩ ዝግጅቶች እያከበረ ነው

      የኢትዮጵያ የግብርና ምርምር ኢንስቲትዩት የተመሰረተበትን 50ኛ ዓመት የወረቅ ኢዮቤልዩ በዓል በተለያዩ ዝግጅቶች እያከበረ ነውየኢትዮጵያ የግብርና ምርምር ኢንስቲትዩት የተመሰረተበትን 50ኛ ዓመት የወርቅ ኢዮቤልዩ በዓል “የ50 ዓመታት አገልግሎት ለኢትዮጵያ ግብርና…የግብርና ምርምር ለኢትዮጵያ ዘላቂ ልማትና ህዳሴ” በሚል መሪ ቃል በተለያዩ ዝግጅቶች እያከበረ ሲሆን ከዝግጅቶቹ መካከልም የግብርና ቴክኖሎጂዎችን በምርምር ማዕከልና በአርሶ አደር ደረጃ ለመገምገም የሚያስችል የተጓዥ መስክ ቀን፣ የግብርና ምርምርን በተመለከተ የቴሌቪዥን ጥያቄና መልስ ውድድር፣ ሳንይንሳዊ የውይይት መድረኮች (ሲምፓዚየም፣ ኮንፍረንስ)፣ አገር አቀፍ የግብርና ቴክኖሎጂዎች አውደርዕይ፣ የበዓሉ የመዝጊያ ፕሮግረም እና ሌሎች ፕሮግረሞች የሚጠቀሱ ናቸው፡፡ ይህ በዓል ሲከበር ላለፉት 50 ዓመታት የተከናወኑ የግብርና ምርምር ስራዎችን፣ ውጤቶቻቸውንና የውጤቶቻቸው ፋይዳ ላይ በመወያየት እና የአገራችንን ህዳሴ መሰረት በማድረግ የወደፊቱን የግብርና ምርምር አቅጣጫዎችን ሊያመላክት በሚችል መልኩ ይሆናል፡ የኢትዮጵያ የግብርና ምርምር ኢንስቲትዩት (በቀድሞው አጠራር የእርሻ ምርምር አንስቲትዩት) በ1958 ዓ.ም የተመሰረተ ሲሆን ላለፉት 50 ዓመታት ለግብርና ልማቱ የሚሆኑ የተለየዩ የግብርና ቴክኖሎጂዎችን፤ መረጃና እውቀቶችን በማቅረብ አሁን ለተመዘገበው አገራዊ የግብርና ልማት ውጤት ከፍተኛውን ሚና ሲጫወት ቆይቷል፡ ኢኒስቲትዩቱ 3800 ሰራተኞች፣ ከ950 በላይ በሆኑ ህብረ ሙያ ስብጥር ባላቸው የግብርና ተመራማሪዎች በመታገዝ  በሰብል፣ በእንስሳት፣ በአፈርና ውሃ፣ ባዮቴክኖሎጂ፣ ግብርና መሳሪያዎች፣ አዬር ንብረት፣ እና በግብርና ምጣኔ ሃብት መስኮች ሳይንሳዊ ምርምሮችን በማካሄድ የተሻሻሉ የሰብልና እንሰሳት ዝርያዎችን፣ የሰብልና እንስሳት ተባዮችና በሽታዎች መቆጣጠሪያ ዘዴዎችን፣ የሰብል አመራረትና የእንሰሳት አረባብ ዘዴዎችን፣ የድህረ ምርት...

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