IOBFS Directory Form
Station Name: Debre Zeit Agricultural Research Center
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 32,
Debre Zeit, Ethiopia
Year of establishment:
8° 44' N 38° 58' E
38° 58' E
Is the Field Station open all year? Yes
Does your field station have a specialized area of study? The station is involved in research and education related to breeding, agronomy, pathology, weed science, entomology, forage, animal nutrition, and socio-economics.
Is the Field Station available to visiting
scientists and/or students?
Are Research Grants available?
Are Internships available? No
Describe the Biotic communities available at the Field Station: Tropical Grassland, Chaparral, Shrub Desert, Lentic Waters, Upwellings, Rural Techno-ecosystems, Agroecosystems.
Which facilities are available at the
Field Station? (Check those which apply)
Describe significant equipment and/or special
equipment available at the Field Station:
Are there recreational
Additional Comments: The Research Station is the oldest in the country and is an arm of the Alemaya University of Agriculture.