A court in the Hague ruled Teff flour patent dispute in favor of Ethiopia

A court in the Hague ruled Teff flour patent dispute in favor of Ethiopia

Teff flour is produced in a customary process and not eligible for patent right said the court ruling borkena February 6,2019 A court in the Hague ruled Teff flour patent right in favor of Ethiopia, former Chief of Staff in the Office of the Prime Minister tweeted earlier today. He has been closely following the […]

Ethiopia’s ‘super grain’ seeks to capture global market

Ethiopia’s ‘super grain’ seeks to capture global market

Anadolu Agency October 17,2017 Gluten-free nutritious staple crop in East African country commands more attention worldwide as ancient indigenous grain By Seleshi Tessema ADDIS ABABA As global demand for Ethiopia’s gluten-free indigenous staple crop grows, officials and businesses are looking to tap the global market by modernizing the ancient crop, letting its healthy taste spread […]

Teff, Ancient Ethiopian grain, poised to be super grain of the future

Teff, Ancient Ethiopian grain, poised to be super grain of the future

January 12,2017 Teff is ancient Ethiopian grain.It has been around at least for 10,000 years according to some historians. It grows in the highlands of Ethiopia. Some tend to see a reference to it, interpretation, in the Old Testament of the Bible. With rising level of consumption of teff in the developed world,the price of […]

Ethiopia Lifts Ban On Teff Flour Exports With Tight Controls

Ethiopia Lifts Ban On Teff Flour Exports With Tight Controls

AFK Insider By Dana Sanchez May 5, 2015 Ethiopia plans to begin exporting teff flour, a local food staple, following a 2006 government ban on exports of the gluten-free superfood, but the challenge will be how to get high prices internationally while keeping prices low locally, GeeskaAfrika reports. An indigenous Ethiopian grain, teff may even […]