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Agri-CEFT Launches Gojjam’s First Commercial Coffee Farm

Ethio Agri-CEFT, one of Sheik Mohammed’s agricultural parent companies, began commercial coffee farming in the Gojjam district of  the Amhara R...Read more
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The U.S. Impact Angel Network to Invest in Sesame Processing

The largest U.S. angel network for Africa invests in a sesame manufacturing and exporting company. Through support from USAID and its Feed the Futu...Read more
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International Coffee Day

To celebrate October 1st, International Coffee Day, USAID Ethiopia has created a small infrographic to celebrate Ethiopian coffee.   ...Read more
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Minister of Trade Prepares for the World Coffee Conference

The Ethiopian delegation led by H.E. Mr Yacob Yala, State Minister of Trade, presented plans for the 4th World Coffee Conference, which will take plac...Read more

New Equipment Spurs Innovation in Livestock Sector

USAID, through its Livestock Market Development project, awarded equipment grants for eight businesses operating in Amhara, Oromia and SNNPR. The gran...Read more
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Modern Beehives Give Women Farmers a New Vocation

Bedele, Ethiopia—Ethiopian farmer Ayelech Bekele, 55, joined the Lelistu Ogda farmer cooperative because she believed she had better chances to impr...Read more
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USAID Launches Round Two of Women in Agribusiness Network

The Women in Agribusiness Leadership Network Expands to over 250 Agribusiness and Agriculture Entrepreneurs across Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Ethiopia...Read more
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Agro Prom Inaugurates Ethiopia’s First Industrial Chickpea Processor

New Technology Allows Agro Prom to Reach High Value Markets with Ethiopian Chickpea and Oilseeds The United States Agency for International Develop...Read more
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US Senators Get Taste of Public-Private Seed Partnership

A delegation of United States Senators and other government representatives visited DuPont Pioneer's seed conditioning plant and warehouse, located o...Read more
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Large Scale Honey Trader Opens Office in Addis Ababa

Multinational honey trader, Parodi Apicultura, opened an office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, marking the company's first location in Africa. Parodi Apicu...Read more

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