IFPRI Evaluates a New Wheat Package Rollout in Ethiopia

This month, researchers from the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) concluded a farmer survey to learn how wheat growers in Ethiopia responded to the new promotional package rolled out by the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) and the Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA). The purpose of the package is to help wheat farmers increase their >> Read more

The First Edition of REAP’s Quarterly Newsletter

Dear Friends, I am excited to share with you the first edition of Research for Ethiopia’s Agriculture Policy’s (REAP's) quarterly newsletter. IFPRI’s policy research support project to the Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA) started in late 2011, but the foundation for the project was laid earlier.  From 2009-2010, IFPRI, along with several partners, conducted a >> Read more

Samuel Gameda Talks about one of the ATA’s Flagship Projects: EthioSIS

"Already, our samples are telling us that Ethiopia’s soil is deficient in as many as six essential nutrients.” -Samuel Gameda, IFPRI Senior Research Fellow Meet Sam Gameda, IFPRI Senior Research Fellow who also serves as the Director of Soil Health and Fertility at the Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA). Dr. Gameda launched one of the >> Read more