If you have worked and lived on the farm you will agree that farm labour is one of the key inputs and cost center in the farming system. In most countries farm labour is controlled, that is their...
Many smallholder farmers in many part of Africa produce fruits and vegetables alongside their stable food – such as cereals, tubers and roots. Yet farmers are losing more than 50% of their crops due...
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Microsoft India has collaborated with ICRISAT to develop Artificial Intelligence based system to help farmers in the states of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya, Pradesh, Maharashtra and Telangana....
Seeds and Chips recently published a piece by Marco Gualtieri who proposes that technology is combating climate change in African Agriculture.
In Africa, due to climate induced changes the...
The world still need more food to feed the growing population
Internet of Things (loT) is being used in agriculture
Some advantages of Internet of Things (loT)
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SciDevNet published an article supported by the Technical Centre for Agriculture and Rural Cooperation (CTA).
The article focuses on the various apps that are available in agriculture as curated by...
Indigenous territories are facing threats of illegal activities, such as land grabbing and territorial boundary encroachments
Technologies such as drones facilitates mapping and...
Bangladesh Institute of ICT in Development (BIID) hosted the seminar session titled “Smart Agriculture, Smart Future” at Digital World 2017 with support from the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA). On the...
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UNESCO is pleased to announce that it will partner with ITU, the United Nations specialized agency for ICTs, to organize...