Farmer’s Field Day Celebration
On October 21, 2013, Jimma University CASCAPE coordination unit celebrated Farmers’ Field Day at Bashure Kebele, Bedele.The occasion was attended by farmers from five project catchment districts, partners, government officials, invited guests and the university staff members.
The guests visited various farm research activities. Guest honor Mr. KoraTushune, Vice President for Administration and Development, made a welcome speech to the participants.Mr. Gezahegn Berecha, Assistant Coordinator of CASCAPE project, presented the projects plan performance report.
After the field visit, general discussion was held by the Farmers’ Field Day participants. With an intensive discussion, the participants reached on an agreement on how to work diligently in the future, scaling up model experiences and disseminating special seeds in large scale for the farmers.