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[Reports]


Standard Procedure for the Introduction of New Carrot Seed varieties in Ethiopia (2017)

Partner: consultant Megbaru Ayalew

 

Mini Carrot Project Mini Report (2016)

Partner: DanChurch Aid with Mekane Yesus (Ethiopian Orthodox Church)

Final report on a pilot scheme to test the willingness of farmers to cultivate the commercial Nantes variety as well as the new AUA-108 variety of carrot. This study found that farmers preferred Nantes to AUA-108, because it is sweeter and has straighter and prettier roots.

 

Carrot Aid Progress and Review Report (2015)

Partner: consultants Megbaru Ayalew and Getachew Tabor

Focus group study of the ongoing DanChurch Aid / Mekanu Yesus project to cultivate the commercial Nantes variety as well as the new AUA-108 variety of carrot.

 

Report on Carrot Variety Trial for the 2015 Main Crop Season (2015)

Partner: Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research

This report describes the comparative tests between the classic commercial Nantes and Alemaya University’s AUA-108 carrot varieties as a control, compared to carrot varieties from Turkey (DZARC-3 & DZARC-9), Afghanistan (DZARC-5), India (Deep Red) and Pakistan (Long Beauty). The DZARC-5 variety from Afghanistan was found to have the highest carotenoid content.

 

Report on the Performance of Asian Carrot (Daucus carrota L.) Varieties in Ethiopia. 2014 Rainy and 2015 Dry Seasons (2015)

Partner: Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research

This report describes the comparative tests between the classic commercial Nantes and Alemaya University’s AUA-108 carrot varieties as a control, compared to carrot varieties from Turkey (DZARC-3 & DZARC-9), and Afghanistan (DZARC-5). The Afghan carrot was found to give the highest biomass yield, closely followed by Nantes and AUA-108.

 

Introducing Carrot Cultivation to Farmers in Ethiopia (2015)

Partner: DanChurch Aid with Mekane Yesus (Ethiopian Orthodox Church)

This report presents a progress report on a pilot scheme to test the willingness of farmers to cultivate the commercial Nantes variety as well as the new AUA-108 variety of carrot.

 

Adaptation of Commercial Carrot Varieties (2013)

Partner: Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research

This report describes the comparative tests between the classic commercial Nantes and the commercial carrot varieties from India (Deep Red) and Pakistan (Long Beauty). The Nantes variety was found to give the highest yields.


Wivel M, Wivel M, Nørredam M & Clarke P (2012) Black carrot cultivation in Turkey. Carrot Aid study report from Southern Anatolia. Copenhagen: Carrot Aid.

 

 

Tabor G & Yesuf M (2012) Mapping the Current Knowledge of Carrot Cultivation in Ethiopia. Addis Ababa: Consultancy report for Carrot Aid.

 

 

Clarke P & Vilby K (2011) Carrot growing in Ethiopia: the present and the possibilities. Copenhagen: Carrot Aid.

 

 

EHRCEPA - "Final Report on Enhancement of Family Nutritional Status through A One Year Randomized, Interventional Community Based Pilot Project for Control and Prevention of Vitamin A Deficiency (VAD)"