Oromia Agricultural Research Institute 

Batu Soil Research Center

Research Focus

Soil fertility and productivity improvement is the research focus of the center

Research Process Descriptions      

Natural Resource research technology generation process

  1. Soil fertility improvement and soil & water conservation team
  2. Soil resource survey team
  3. Soil testing team


 The center located at Batu town, East Shoa zone of Oromia region, which found 163 km from Finfinne/Addis Ababa to South direction at an elevation 1647masl. The Center is mandated for soil and soil fertility related research to Southern Oromia.


Tel;    +251464412108

Fax;- +251464412172

P. O. Box ;- 59 Ziway.

E-Mail  assefakefyalew@gmail.com  

Address Zone;-    East shoa

Wereda;-    Adami Tulu Jidu Kombolcha