TESHOME WALLE (FIELD TO FORK)

fse_item_01_00_ovwBehind a bulky wooden desk, a map of Amhara decorates the cream wall. The region in the north of Ethiopia is the third largest and one of the most ecologically diverse areas of the country. Locals call it the ‘water …


Jan van deer Haar: Give Yourself Time

Near the Ethiopian village of Hidi, a navy blue container with its sharp edges stands out among the otherwise well-formed nature of the Mojo valley. If it was not for the container underneath Jan van de Haar’s boots, the scene …


Herburg Roses

herburg_logoHerburg Roses, a Dutch owned grower, recognized back in 2006 the opportunity to expand their business by relocating to Ethiopia. At that time, floriculture was in the very early stages of development in Ethiopia, but the conditions for growing roses …


Esmeralda

esmeralda_logoEsmeralda Farms bought close to 150 hectares and started its flower growing activity in Ethiopia in early 2014. The company plans to grow summer flowers and some roses. Esmeralda farms headquarters are based in Miami, Florida. It has a 265 …


Africa Juice

africa_juice_logoWith global demand for tropical juices on the rise, in 2009 africaJUICE Tibila Share Company, a joint venture between africaJUICE BV of the Netherlands and the Ethiopian government, took operational control of Tibila Farm in Ethiopia’s Upper Awash Valley and …