In a recent news article, it was reported the South-Western Kansas (U.S.A) is dealing with a significant amount of drought, with 65% of the state affected. Farmers are paying a high price for this...
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 12:40
The Internet of Food & Farm 2020 (IoF2020) project investigates and fosters a large-scale implementation of Internet of Things (IoT) in the European farming and food sector. With a €30 million...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 12:01
Learn about how drones can be used in the humanitarian and development sectors by joining the webinar below. Drones have been used in agriculture and other fields, drones play an important role in...
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 17:38
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The Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN), has launched a new working group on Soil Data Working Group, in cooperation with...
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 16:55
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This is the title of a blog post by Brian Bosire, founder of UjuziKilimo, an agricultural technology company that brings affordable precision farming to smallholder...
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 10:47
Rural mobile connectivity is still poor in Africa, according to the GSMA Mobile Economy Africa 2016 Report. Mobile connectivity can help smallholders get access to relevant market information and...
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 16:49
Today, the 13th of February is World Radio Day? What is this day all about? World Radio Day is about celebrating radio, a day to remember the unique power of radio to touch lives and bring together...
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 11:12
Can technology help family famers in the developing world?
The story of Coconut farmers in the Philippines does offer answers to this question. Philippines has more than 3.5 million coconut farmers...
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 10:41
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Open Data and Open Science is a current hot topic and has implications for food and nutrition security, especially in Africa.
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Monday, February 13, 2017 - 09:01
The Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University together with iSoftStone (a joint venture of Chinese Huawei Technologies) will implement a new sensor technology project to boost...
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 09:59