Publications

Negash, M., Yirdaw, E. and Luukkanen, O. (2012). Potential of indigenous multistrata agroforests for maintaining native floristic diversity in the south-eastern Rift Valley escarpment, Ethiopia. Agroforestry Systems 85(1):9-28.

Woldie, G.A. and Nuppenau, E.A. (2011). A contribution to transaction costs: evidence from banana markets in Ethiopia. Agribusiness 27(4):493-508.

5 conference papers In: Dubois, T., Hauser, S., Staver, C. and Coyne, D. (eds). International Conference on Banana and Plantain in Africa on Harnessing International Partnerships to Increase Research Impact, Mombasa, Kenya, 2008/10/05-09. Acta Horticulturae 879 . ISHS, Leuven, Belgium.

Addis, T., Azerefegne, F., Alemu, T., Lemawork, S., Tadesse, E., Gemu, M. and Blomme, G. (2010). Biology, geographical distribution, prevention and control of the Enset Root Mealybug, Cataenococcus ensete (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae) in Ethiopia. p39-46. In : Tripathi, L. (ed). Bananas, plantains and enset I. 4, Tree and Forestry Science and Biotechnology 4 (Special Issue 1). Global Science Books, London (GBR).

Woldie, G.A. (2010). Optimal Farmer Choice of Marketing Channels in the Ethiopian Banana Market. Journal of Agricultural and Food Industrial Organization 8(1).

Addis, T., Azerefegne, F., Blomme, G. and Kanaujia, K. (2008). Biology of the enset root mealybug Cataenococcus ensete and its geographical distribution in southern Ethiopia. Journal of Applied Biosciences 8(1):251-260.

Ahimelash, D., Alemu, T., Addis, T., Turyagyenda, F.L. and Blomme, G. (2008). Banana Xanthomonas wilt in Ethiopia: occurrence and insect vector transmission. African Crop Science Journal 16(1):75-87.

Atlabachew, M. and Chandravanshi, B.S. (2008). Levels of major, minor and trace elements in commercially available enset (Ensete ventricosum (Welw.), Cheesman) food products (Kocho and Bulla) in Ethiopia. Journal of Food Composition and Analysis 21(8):545-552.

D.Shimelash, T.Alemu, T.Addis, F.L.Turyagyenda. and G.Blomme. (2008). Banana Xanthomonas Wilt in Ethiopia: Occurrence and insect Vector Transmission. African Crop Science Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 75 – 87

G.Welde-Michael, K.Bobosha, G.Blomme, T.Addis, T.Mengesha and S.Mekonnen. (2008). Evaluation of Enset Clones against Enset Bacterial WiltAfrican Crop Science Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 89 – 95

G.Welde-Michael, K.Bobosha, T.Addis, G.Blomme, , S.Mekonnen and T.Mengesha (2008). Mechanical Transmission and Survival of Bacterial Wilt on Enset. African Crop Science Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 97 – 102

Temesgen Addis, Ferdu Azeferegne and G. Blomme. (2008). Density and Distribution of Enset Root Mealybugs on Enset. African Crop Science Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 67 – 74

Abebe, Y., Bogale, A., Hambidge, K.M., Stoecker, B.J., Bailey, K. and Gibson, R.S. (2007). Phytate, zinc, iron and calcium content of selected raw and prepared foods consumed in rural Sidama, Southern Ethiopia, and implications for bioavailability. Journal of Food Composition and Analysis 20(4):161-168.

Amede, T. and Taboge, E. (2007). Optimizing soil fertility gradients in the enset (Ensete ventricosum) systems of the Ethiopian highlands: trade-offs and local innovations. p289-297. In : Bationo, A., Waswa, B., Kihara, J., Kimetu, J. (eds). Advances in integrated soil fertility management in sub-saharan Africa: challenges and opportunities. Springer, Dordrecht (NLD).

Asfaw, Z. and Agren, G.I. (2007). Farmers’ local knowledge and topsoil properties of agroforestry practices in Sidama, Southern Ethiopia. Agroforestry Systems 71(1):35-48.

Bogale, M., Wingfield, B.D., Wingfield, M.J. and Steenkamp, E.T. (2006). Characterization of Fusarium oxysporum isolates from Ethiopia using AFLP, SSR and DNA sequence analyses. Fungal Diversity 23(1):51-66.

Tsehaye, Y. and Kebebew, F. (2006). Diversity and cultural use of Enset (Enset ventricosum (Welw.) Cheesman) in Bonga in situ conservation site, Ethiopia. Ethnobotany Research and Applications 4:147-157.

Amede, T. and Diro, M. (2005). Optimizing soil fertility gradients in the enset systems of the ethiopian highlands: trade-offs and local innovations. Working Papers. African Highlands Initiative, Addis Ababa (ETH). 11p.

Feleke, S.T., Kilmer, R.L. and Gladwin, C.H. (2005). Determinants of food security in Southern Ethiopia at the household level. Agricultural Economics 33(3):351-363.

Abrar, S., Morrissey, O. and Rayner, T. (2004). Crop-level supply response by agro-climatic region in Ethiopia. Journal of Agricultural Economics 55(2):289-311.

Birmeta, G., Nybom, H. and Bekele, E. (2004). Distinction between wild and cultivated enset (Ensete ventricosum) gene pools in Ethiopia using RAPD markers. Hereditas 140(2):139-148.

Bogale, M., Speijer, P.R., Mekete, T., Mardefro, W., Tessera, M. and Gold, C.S. (2004). Survey of plant parasitic nematodes and banana weevil on Ensete ventricosum in Ethiopia. Nematologia Mediterranea 32(2):223-227.

Negash, A. and Niehof, A. (2004). The significance of enset culture and biodiversity for rural household food and livelihood security in southwestern Ethiopia. Agriculture and Human Values 21(1):61-71.

Tesfaye, B. and Lüdders, P. (2003). Diversity and distribution patterns of enset landraces in Sidama, Southern Ethiopia. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 50(4):359-371.

Tsegaye, A. and Struik, P.C. (2003). Growth, radiation use efficiency and yield potential of enset (Ensete ventricosum) at different sites in southern Ethiopia. Annals of Applied Biology 142(1):71-81.

Birmeta, G., Nybom, H. and Bekele, E. (2002). RAPD analysis of genetic diversity among clones of the Ethiopian crop plant Ensete ventricosum. Euphytica 124(3):315-325.

Dougherty, M. (2002). Gendered scripts and declining soil fertility in southern Ethiopia. African Studies Quarterly 6(1/2):38.

Kippie Kanshie, T. (2002). Five thousand years of sustainability? A case study on Gedeo land use (southern Ethiopia). Treebook. Treemail, Heelsum (NLD). 295p.

Negash, A., Tsegaye, A., Van Treuren, R. and Visser, B. (2002). AFLP analysis of Ensete clonal diversity in south and southwestern Ethiopia for conservation. Crop Science 42(4):1105-1111.

Tsegaye, A. and Struik, P.C. (2002). Analysis of enset (Ensete ventricosum) indigenous production methods and farm-based biodiversity in major enset-growing regions of southern Ethiopia. Experimental Agriculture 38(3):291-315.

Zippel, K. (2002). Enset (Ensete ventricosum (Welw.) Cheesm.) in subsistence farming systems in Ethiopia. p.6. In: Conference on International Agricultural Research for Development, Witzenhausen (DEU), 2002/10/09-11. Enset (Ensete ventricosum (Welw.) Cheesm.) in subsistence farming systems in Ethiopia . Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin (DEU).

Golder, A. (2001). Health and nutritional status of mothers and children below 5 years in the bio-village project area, Wolkite, Ethiopia. University of Hohenheim, Hohenheim (DEU). 111p.

Negash, A., Puite, K., Schaart, J., Visser, B. and Krens, F. (2000). In vitro regeneration and micro-propagation of enset from Southwestern Ethiopia. Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture 62(2):153-158.

Cartledge, D.M. (1999). The management of Ensete ventricosum in the Gamo highlands of Southwest Ethiopia. Culture and Agriculture 21(1):25-38.