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The EBTi Research Team arrived.

In February 01, 2018 G.C research team arrived in Addis.
The research team journey had started January 31, 2018 G.C .The EBTi research team started its visit in Lake Koka outskirts of Lake Koka which ‘enboch’ weed is being seen. The purpose of the visit is to assess the socio-economic impact of ‘enboch’ weed.
The team got the necessary information from Oromia Region Batu/ Ziwa city Environment and Wildlife and Climatic Change Authority bureau. Northern Showa ‘Adami Tulu Jido Kombolcha’ Woreda Agriculture Natural Resource bureau, Experts who is working in Lake Koka and Lake Ziway. Lake Ziway is the largest of the northern group of Rift Valley lakes of Ethiopia.
The research team visited.  Lake Koka areas affected by ‘enboche’weed and firsthand witnessed the cattle’s eat ‘enboche’weed. The team did not find any enboche’ weed at lake Ziway .  After the visit team discuses and brainstorm what they saw in day time and try to find alternative ways to eradicate the ‘enboche’ weed. Finally the research team returned to Addis taking homework to prepare conceptual note and shortly they will return with their proposed ways to eradicate enboche’ weed.