Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, senior government officials visit cluster farmland

Addis Ababa, October 14, 2021 (Walta) – A delegation led by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed today visited kidney bean growing activities in the West Arsi Zone, Shala Woreda, Oromia Regional State.

The visit was accompanied by chief regional state administrators and other senior state and regional state officials.

During the visit, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said that efforts to improve productivity should be stepped up as kidney bean production offers extensive problem solving and high economic benefits.

The prime minister also urged the heads of state of the regional states to draw immense lessons and implement them in their respective regions.

It was found that over 24,000 acres of land are grown with kidney bean clusters; Similarly, over 8,000 hectares of land are cultivated in Shala, Shashemene Zone.