Synopsis: An assessment of the livestock economy in mixed crop-livestock production systems in Ethiopia

ESSP Research Note 65: by Asfaw Negassa, Fantu Bachewe, Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse, and Mekdim Dereje. Synopsis of Working Paper 101. Abstract: The livestock sub-sector has contributed little to the remarkable economic growth recorded in Ethiopia in the last decade.

An assessment of the livestock economy in mixed crop-livestock production systems in Ethiopia

ESSP Working Paper 101, by Asfaw Negassa, Fantu Bachewe, Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse, and Mekdim Dereje. Abstract: The livestock subsector has contributed little to the remarkable economic growth recorded in Ethiopia in the last decade.

Better Performing Livestock Systems in Ethiopia: Reviewing the Evidence to Improve Policies

Well-performing livestock systems matter enormously for both income and better nutritional outcomes among smallholder farmers in developing countries.

New ESSP Publication: ‘Spatial Analysis of Livestock Production Patterns in Ethiopia’

ESSP II Working Paper 44 "Spatial Analysis of Livestock Production Patterns in Ethiopia" by Helina Tilahun and Emily Schmidt. Abstract: The livestock sector is a large contributor to the Ethiopian economy as well as a mainstay in the livelihoods of many Ethiopians. It comprised 11 percent of national GDP and 24 percent of agricultural GDP >> Read more