In early 2008, IAALD (International Association of Agricultural Information Specialists) will launch a new journal, 'Agricultural Information Worldwide'. After 52 volumes, the 'Quarterly Bulletin of...
Monday, January 21, 2008 - 16:27
Professor Clement Dzidonu, at the recently concluded Connect Africa Summit in Kigali (Rwanda), stated that Africa must connect but bewaring of the Usability Gap (only investments in infrastructures...
Wednesday, January 16, 2008 - 16:43
For several years now the British company FARMEX has been providing daily text messages to potato store owners with a brief summary of store status. This has really focussed minds on the value of...
Wednesday, January 9, 2008 - 16:36
Bitcomp (http://www.bitcomp.fi/), a Finnish-Polish software company, specialized in software development for agriculture and forestry has developed a service called Remote Adviser, in cooperation...
Tuesday, January 8, 2008 - 12:15
Revolutionary mobile telephone technology means potato growers can now record crucial information from remote storage facilities, without the time consuming and expensive rigmarole of repeated visits...
Monday, January 7, 2008 - 09:00
Friday, January 4, 2008 - 13:41
18-12-2007 (New Delhi) Telecentre on Wheels is the name of a six-month experimental project for remote villages in West Bengal, India. It was recently launched by the Change Initiatives, a rural...
Friday, January 4, 2008 - 10:58
EMEKA EZEKIEL, Business Day Online, Nigeria
Nigeria can leverage on the huge success it has recorded in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector within the last few years by,...
Wednesday, January 2, 2008 - 09:43
Videoconferencing lends farmers a helping hand
Leslie D`Monte / Mumbai December 20, 2007
Farmers are now using video conferencing to procure good-quality seeds, fertiliser and other inputs. They...
Wednesday, January 2, 2008 - 09:42
From The Star, Malaysia: Kuala ,Lumpur:Network solutions provider Alcatel-Lucent believes that broadband community centres are the best way to deliver high-speed Internet services to rural folk in...
Wednesday, January 2, 2008 - 09:37