Journal of
Development and Agricultural Economics

  • Abbreviation: J. Dev. Agric. Econ.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9774
  • DOI: 10.5897/JDAE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 445

Full Length Research Paper

Why does food insecurity persist in Ethiopia? Trends, challenges and prospects of food security in Ethiopia

Fikre Lemessa Ocho
  • Fikre Lemessa Ocho
  • Department of Horticulture and Plant Sciences, Jimma University College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, P. O. Box 307, Jimma, Ethiopia.
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Gezahegn Berecha Yadessa
  • Gezahegn Berecha Yadessa
  • Department of Horticulture and Plant Sciences, Jimma University College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, P. O. Box 307, Jimma, Ethiopia.
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Fikadu Mitiku Abdissa
  • Fikadu Mitiku Abdissa
  • Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, Jimma University College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, P. O. Box 307, Jimma, Ethiopia.
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Adugna Eneyew Bekele
  • Adugna Eneyew Bekele
  • Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, Jimma University College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, P. O. Box 307, Jimma, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 16 May 2017
  •  Accepted: 10 July 2017
  •  Published: 31 December 2017

How to cite this article

APA /
Ocho, F. L., Yadessa, G. B., Abdissa, F. M., & Bekele, A. E. (2017). Why does food insecurity persist in Ethiopia? Trends, challenges and prospects of food security in Ethiopia. Journal of Development and Agricultural Economics, 9(12), 341-354.
Chicago /
Fikre Lemessa Ocho, Gezahegn Berecha Yadessa, Fikadu Mitiku Abdissa and Adugna Eneyew Bekele. "Why does food insecurity persist in Ethiopia? Trends, challenges and prospects of food security in Ethiopia." Journal of Development and Agricultural Economics 9, no. 12 (2017): 341-354.
MLA /
Fikre Lemessa Ocho, et al. "Why does food insecurity persist in Ethiopia? Trends, challenges and prospects of food security in Ethiopia." Journal of Development and Agricultural Economics 9.12 (2017): 341-354.