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Two-day organic fertilisers workshop concludes in Eritrea

The National Workshop on organic fertilisers, the first of its kind to be held in Eritrea, came to an end on 27 April

The workshop, which was flocked by more than 130 experts from inside the country and abroad, was conducted on 26 and 27 April 2023

At the workshop, 18 research papers supported by video shows were presented, focusing on the contribution of compost fertilisers in boosting agricultural productivity, technical experience in producing compost fertilisers, expanding composed fertilisers production in Eritrea, and the contribution of producing liquid fertilisers with discarded fish and seaweeds in agricultural production, among many others.

Participants involved themselves in extensive discussions on the research papers presented, and forwarded recommendations with a view to develop them.

Certificates of recognition were also handed over by the Minister of Agriculture, Arefaine Berhe and the Minister of Marine Resources, Tewolde Kelati, to exemplary agricultural experts and farmers who played a significant role in introducing and promoting organic fertilisers.