Most farmers in developing countries face the challenge of marketing their produce and most often meet the unpredictable market prices. How can technology help these farmers?
We came across the...
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 11:05
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After bitcoin we now hear more and more about blockchain. But what is it exactly? And what will it mean to agriculture? Will it revolutionize the sector? And if so will it...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 15:15
The 5th of December 2017 marks the World Soil Day and the Global Soil Partnership has dedicated the following theme, “Caring for the Planet starts from the Ground”. This motivated me to think about...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 14:51
The Indian Economic Times reports that Indian agriculture is set to benefit from adopting Israeli technology. In India, agriculture is facing various challenges such as lower productivity, erratic...
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 19:30
Drones are being used in various fields and agriculture is not an exception. Drones are also known as unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and in agriculture there have been used initially in pest control...
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 18:46
Starting today (December 1) Agrilinks is inviting experts and implementers in ICT4Ag to share best practices, promising innovations and their thoughts on the future of ICT4Ag.
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 11:25
In the sidelines of the 6th EU-Africa Business Forum, held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire the Technical Centre for Agriculture and Rural Cooperation (CTA) panel led by CTA Director Michael Hailu affirmed...
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 11:34
A REPORT ON THE e-AGRICULTURE LEARNING ACTIVITY ON DRONES
In October 2017, e-Agriculture organized a two week learning activity on the topic of drones for agriculture and rural development. The...
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 11:08
How can Africa leapfrog its development to match the world average? This question has been dogging many in the developmental spheres; and has been dwelt with recently by the Investing in Africa Forum...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 11:30
Anyone interested in technology, particularly new ICTs, and agriculture would agree that the two are daily entangling very well. Despite advances in technology and farming practices, the Food and...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 21:05