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Eritrea Introduces Minimum Integrated Household Agricultural Package (MIHAP)

MIHAP is an initiative developed and implemented since 2013 by the Ministry of Agriculture for self-sufficiency of small farm households in Eritrea.

The total cost of establishing MIHAP for each beneficiary household is USD 4,000 and the payback period is a maximum of two years.

BY AI-CD

In Eritrea, Minimum Integrated Household Agricultural Package has bee introduced by the Ministry of Agriculture whereby each household/ family will acquire one improved cross-breed dairy cow or 6 shoats (to be kept inside and fed through cut and carry), 25 chicken, 2 bee hives, a vegetable plot and 20 trees (10 fruit trees, 5 leguminous trees like moringa, leucinia, pigeon pea etc. as feed supplement to the cow, 5 trees for fire wood) in addition to the land used for crop production. Continue reading Eritrea Introduces Minimum Integrated Household Agricultural Package (MIHAP)

The Eritrean Crops and Livestock Corporation (ECLC) Progressing Production

The National Crops and Livestock Corporation (NCLC) have been playing a lead role in overseeing agro-industry activities in the nation since 2012.

BY SEMIR SEID | SHABAIT

Eritrea, is an agriculture based country that supplies its people with a variety of production. The Eritrean Crops and Livestock Corporation (ECLC) manages national tasks particularly in producing cereals, milk and meat for consumption.

The corporation is working to meet the needs of the society by increasing production to stabilize the market. Continue reading The Eritrean Crops and Livestock Corporation (ECLC) Progressing Production