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Danish minister visits project in Ethiopia

The Minister for Development Cooperation of Denmark, Mr Rasmus Prehn, visited development projects in Wukro Town of Tigray region of Ethiopia on Thursday.

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New coffee roasting company goes operational in Ethiopia

Melange, a new coffee roasting and packing company, officially inaugurates its coffee processing plant in the capital Addis Ababa around Megenagna area.

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Local factory to halve Ethiopia’s edible oil import

Built in Amhara region, a new edible oil factory from sunflower and soya bean is set to halve the import of Ethiopia.

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Ethiopia set to improve honey quality

With the aim of improving honey quality, the Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA) is set to help establishment and upgrading of quality testing laboratories.

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New project to promote sustainable cotton value chain in Ethiopia

Solidaridad, Cotton made in Africa, Danish Ethical Trading Initiative and MVO Nederland start a new project to promote a sustainable cotton and garment value chain, from Ethiopian cotton to European consumers.

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Corteva Agriscience to help Ethiopia boost cereals, fruit productivity

Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, signed a partnership with the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) to enable Ethiopia’s cereals, fruit and vegetable farmers get better solutions that boost productivity.

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Ethiopia purchases 1.3 million metric tons fertilizer

In preparation for the upcoming Meher agriculture season (from June to August), the government of Ethiopia has purchased 1.3 million metric tons of fertilizer.

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Ethiopia aims to make wheat import history

The Ministry of Agriculture of Ethiopia says it has revealed a plan to make wheat import history within four years.