On 24 Jun 2014 the science magazine “Scientific American” published the article “If Poachers and Illegal Loggers Strike, This Forest Phones It In”, written by W. Wayt Gibbs.
In this piece, the author...
We have often talked on how new technologies, and more specifically Information Communication Technologies (ICTs), can make the difference in agriculture. As we frequently bring to the attention of...
Deforestation has damaging environmental and social impacts. Preventing deforestation remains a challenge.
Monitoring and protecting trees in rainforests may soon be something that anyone can support...
8villages is a Southeast Asian mobile social network for smallholder farmers (read our previous news on it here). In this article, CEO Mathieu Le Bras shares the project's progress, its...
By Robin Hicks, FutureGov, 6 September 2010: Indonesia’s Ministry of Agriculture has the task of feeding a population that is expected to grow from 238 million in 2010 to 288 million within the...
The Lampung Fishery and Forestry Counseling Coordination Agency (BKPPK) in Indonesia has launched a cyber-extension program to facilitate guidance counseling for farmers via the Internet. Read the...