[Ethiopia] Agricultural Sample Survey 2009/2010 (2002 E.C.) (September - December, 2009) Volume III, Report on Farm Management Practices (Private Peasant Holdings, Meher Season)

Cover Ethiopia 2009/2010 Vol 3


Statistical Bulletin 468, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Central Statistical Agency, (June 2010)

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The specific objectives of Meher Season Survey (Farm Management Practice) are to estimate the total volume of inputs used, inputs applied area and number of holders using inputs. Companion reports are published separately with estimates of area and production of crops and land use area. This report on Farm Management Practice is based on the private peasant holdings in sedentary rural areas of the country. The data is disaggregated at regional levels.


  • Number of Holders, Inputs Applied Area and Quantity of Inputs Used (All Fertilizers, Natural, DAP, Urea, Indigenous Seed, Improved Seed, Pesticide, Irrigation, Extension Package )
  • Number of Holders Applying Inputs by Educational Status
  • Number of Holders Reporting Damaged Crop Area (Crop Disease, Frost or Floods, Locust, Shortage of Rain, Too Much Rain, Wild Animals, Birds, Hailstone, Pests, Weeds)
  • Number of Holders by Type of Farm Practice
  • Irrigated Land by Source of Water
  • Farm Area Protected Against Erosion
  • Oxen Shortage by Coping Strategy
  • Oxen Holdings
  • Total Area and Crop Harvesting Frequency
  • Estimations of Standard Errors and Coefficient of Variations

Crops: Teff, Barley, Wheat, Maize, Sorghum, Finger Millet, Oats/Aja, Rice, Horse/Faba Beans, Field Peas, Haricot Beans, Chick-peas, Lentils, Vetch/Grass Peas, Soya Beans, Fenugreek, Gibto, Neug, Linseed, Groundnuts, Safflower, Sesame, Rapeseed, Lettuce, Head Cabbage, Ethiopian Cabbage, Tomatoes, Green Peppers, Red Peppers, Swiss Chard, Beetroot, Carrot, Onion, Potatoes, Garlic, Taro/Godere, Sweet Potatoes, Avocado, Bananas, Guavas, Lemons, Mangoes, Oranges, Papayas, Pineapples, Chat, Coffee, Hops, Sugar Cane, Enset

Regions: Ethiopia, Tigray, Afar, Amhara, Oromia, Somalie (Somale), Benishangul-Gumuz, S.N.N.P. Region, Harari, Gambela, Dire Dawa