H aramaya University possesses several research and technology demonstration stations in eastern Ethiopia. These include Kersa, Hirna ,Tony Farm (Dire Dawa), Babile, Erer Guda, Fedis, Gurawa, Erer Berkele, and Haramaya University Main campus (Animal and crop Research stations). These stations were established basically for researching, testing, validating, demonstrating, and disseminating improved technologies. In addition, the University operates in several farmers’ training centers and peasant associations in a number of districts (woredas) in both western and eastern Hararghe Zones. Kersa is a health research center whereas Erer Guda is a camel research center. All others are crop and livestock research and demonstrations stations.