Smallholder farmers in developing countries face a number of challenges that impact their productivity and contribution to food security. These include lack of access to financial services (Credit,...
Abstract: ICT becomes an essential means in every type of business. It creates various opportunities for business development. Use of effective ICTbased marketing tools can help to promote and...
This paper focuses on how ICT solutions can empower agricultural producers by improving their marketing capabilities, with an emphasis on smallholder farmers. ICT solutions can increase efficiencies...
This study documents the various kinds of information and communications technology (ICT) initiative being implemented globally to improve agricultural value chains and agribusinesses. Many of the...
The CGIAR programme on Policies, institutions and markets launched its Agrifood Chain Toolkit yesterday.
There are too few links existing between value chain researchers and value chain practitioners...
The Remote Livestock Marketing System is an online marketing system for livestock, which is being implemented in Zimbabwe. It represents an alternative opportunity for farmers who have relied on live...
Since 2010 the Office for Asia and the Pacific of FAO in Bangkok has been testing a pilot program of farmer direct marketing of organic produce to the workplace. The GRECOCOS program (for Green...
This databse hosted in the Global Broadband and Innovation Portal (GBi) offers over 125 ICT solutions (mobile apps and projects) mapped along the Agricultural Value Chain.
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This new CD-ROM brings together many of the publications on agricultural marketing and agribusiness published by FAO since 1990. The publications include training materials for extension...