Kiremt 2020 (Seasonal Agrometeorologicals)

During Kiremt 2020, the observed good moisture condition throughout the months benefited Meher agricultural activities, availability of pasture and drinking water over pastoral and agro-pastoral areas, without considerable slight waterlogging observed parts of the country. The computed WRSI for Meher Maize, Barley, Teff and Wheat indicates that Meher rain performed well. It indicates a good prospect for good Meher crop production. The rangeland index based on WRSI and NDVI computed for Meher 2020 month to month shows good improvement. The situation was highly favorable for the availability of pasture and water over pastoral and agro-pastoral areas.