Farmers Using Irrigable Lands to Produce Crops for Consumption by Gurmessa 10 February 2022

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Farmers use irrigable lands to produce crops for consumption and not just for the market. As 251 ID told me, he usually produces stable crops on irrigable lands for two reasons, so that his family can eat the crops and because these crops don’t incur much production costs when compared to other market-oriented crops. However, the benefits that can be gained from them are by far low. Here is the land preparation he made today to plant maize.