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ESA Run Validation Workshop on Assessment and Identification of Constraints to Private Seed Sector Development in Ethiopia

The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) is currently implementing a five year Micro Reform for African Agriculture Business (MIRA) project in five countries including Ethiopia, which is  designed to help to build the capacity of African governments … Continue reading

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Brief Report on the 2016 Annual General Assembly

Ethiopian Seed Association (ESA) organized its Annual General Assembly in Addis Ababa on  December 26, 2016 to assess its progress, share national seed sector development experiences in the public and private sector in the area of production, processing and marketing … Continue reading

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Hybrid Maize Seed Production manual

ESA has hybrid maize seed production manual to be used by its members and partners.  The manual covers pictorial presentation of the field operation, disease and insect pest management and seed quality standards that help to be competitive in the supply of … Continue reading

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Workshop on seed marketing and internal seed quality control

ISSD Ethiopia programme arranged two successive workshops on seed marketing and internal quality control for private and public seed enterprises from September 1-6, 2014 at Dreamliner hotel, Addis Ababa. http://www.issdethiopia.org/index.php/news-events/201-good-seed-does-not-cost-it-pays

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ESGPA undertakes awareness creation forum

The main objectives of the forum was to create awareness among ESGPA’s members on the Ethiopian seed law and regulation and to give feedback to the regulatory body to support the production and timely supply of high quality seed to … Continue reading

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ESA Annual Conference news

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Direct seed marketing

This video shows the involvement of private seed producers and seed companies in Direct Seed Marketing in Ethiopia.

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ESA members’ increases: optimism comes factual

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, September 22, 2014-Ethiopian Seed Association (ESA) in collaboration with Integrated Seed Sector Development (ISSD) Ethiopia program arranged one-day awareness creation forum for small-scale private seed producers at Dreamliner hotel, Addis Ababa….for full story visit the ISSD Ethiopia … Continue reading

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