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Oromia Agricultural Research Institute 

Jima Agricultural Mechanization  Research Center

VISION

To bring about fundamental change at small holder farmers level by improving technology supply by the year 2012 EC.

MISSION

Improving knowledge and innovation capacity and supply technologies that enable boost agricultural production and productivity and industrial inputs thereby the livelihood of Oromia people will be improved in a sustainable way.

 

Objectives of the center

Agricultural mechanization technology generation via research, improvement and production of agricultural mechanization technologies, dissemination of agricultural mechanization technologies to the end users and thereby increasing production and productivity, food security and better livelihood of the farm household of the region in particular and the whole society in general.

 

Research Process Descriptions

 

Ø  Pre-harvest agricultural research team

Ø   Harvest and post-harvest research team

Ø   Agricultural Extension & Economics

Ø   Socio-economic research team

 

Ø   Agricultural extension research team