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It’s no mystery where fruits and vegetables come from in Addis Ababa. The Altkit Terra market located in Piazza is the main wholesale distribution market for the city. Spend a morning dodging baskets and handcarts tromping through the mushy streets … Continue reading


Eleni Gabre-Madhin Talks about the new farmers commodities market in Ethiopia on TED


Ethiopia is still largely an agrarian society though its dry & mountainous terrain only lends itself to 17% of land cultivation- although this is rapidly changing with the introduction of agricultural technology. Land ownership is held by the state ‘for … Continue reading