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Oromia Agricultural Research Institute

Fiche Soil Research Center

VISION

By increasing agricultural technologies, basic/fundamental change in agricultural productivity at farm level is brought.

MISSION

By increasing knowledge of innovation of new technologies on soil fertility improvement sustainable and improved livelihood of society in the research area is secured.

 

Objectives of the center

The overall objectives of soil research center is to make soil test based fertilizer calibration study; to give soil testing services, to prepare soil fertility map for soil potential use in crop production and application of the right fertilizer type and rate where plant nutrients are deficient; to provide technical advices on soil related problems; and finally to increase production and productivity of agricultural crops.

Research Focus

Soil fertility and productivity improvement is the research focus of the center.

 

Research Process Descriptions

Soil fertility and productivity improvement is the research focus of the center. 

 

 Location

Fiche soil research center is located in Fiche town 110km North of Addis Ababa/Finfinne. The center is mandated for soil and soil fertility related research for Northern and North-west of Oromia.

 

Tel._0111,35,12,09/0111,35,12,74/0111,35,10,45

Fax__0111,35,16,78

P. O. Box _____109, Fiche

Address Zone__North Shoa , Wereda