Agricultural Extension
1. Smallholder Farmers’ Participation in Agricultural Training and Demonstration in Ethiopia: Implications for Inclusive Targeting by Agricultural Extension Services

Muluken Gezahegn Wordofa; Maria Sassi

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 139-146

  Small farms and smallholder farming systems play crucial roles in agricultural development in many developing countries. From the various rural development programs designed to support such farming systems, agricultural extension services are of at most importance. However, the benefit that farmers obtain ...  Read More

2. Transformation in Smallholder Agriculture through Intensification in Ethiopia: Determinants and Implications

Habtamu Yesigat

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2012, , Pages 123-128

  It is a challenge for a farmer with limited resources to decide on the production of commodities and investment in the farm. Transformation of smallholder subsistence agriculture, to market oriented value addition based agriculture is vital for poverty reduction in Ethiopia. This study was initiated ...  Read More

3. Livelihood Diversification among the Agricultural Land Scarce Peasants in the Central Highlands of Ethiopia

Reta Hailu; Ali Hassen

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, , Pages 1-8

  This article examines the livelihood strategies of land scarce peasants in Ethiopian. Land scarce peasants have a limited livelihood security on a sustainable manner and bypassed by major development programmes. The study was centred on two sets of rationales. First, for those peasants who do not ...  Read More