With 60% of uncultivated arable land untapped in Africa, agriculture is earmarked as an economic engine for the continent. Growing trade volumes in the East African region provides both opportunities...
Pakistan, similar to many other countries, has a very active and growing sector exploring the use of Information Communication Technology (ICT) to help farmers. However, just like in many other...
2017 EFITA WCCA Congress
July 2nd - 6th, 2017
Montpellier Supagro school
Many initiatives such as invited workshops and sessions and internal meetings come together...
With an ever growing population, agriculture globally has to become more and more productive. This means continuing to adapt with the technological changes that a modern world brings. Satellites are...
In 2011, the Kenyan government launched the Kenya Open Data Initiative, making key government data freely available to the public through a single online portal. Kenya Open Data is an initiative...
The G20 Agriculture Ministers’ Declaration 2017 "Towards food and water security: Fostering sustainability, advancing innovation" published after the meeting held on January 22nd 2017 in Berlin,...
Join the HSRC Annual innovation and development lecture: Interrogating agricultural innovation systems from a small farmer perspective.
According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (...
Date & Time: 02 March 2017 - 12:15
Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes
Venues: Pretoria, Durban and Cape Town or watch online at: https://www.youtube.com/user/aerasmusable/live....
A recent article by Business Insider points out that Internet of Things (IoT) is on the rise in agriculture. The current world population of 7.3 billion is expected to reach 9.7 billion in 2050,...
Vodacom is leading a three-part ICT development initiative in Kaduna State in Nigeria focused on education, health and agriculture. Kaduna State and Nigeria are only a part of wider plan of similar...