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Q&A: ICTs and livestock performance

What is the role of the ARC-AII in livestock management? The ARC-AII’s two key responsibilities are to carry out national research and development (R&D) in the fiel...



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FEATURED TECHNOLOGY: GIS

Mapping sweet potato in Eas.....

Using participatory rural appraisal (PRA) methods, they collect information about local varieties, including current production constraints, and germplasm sample.....

CARPE: mapping Central Afri.....

Satellite technology has led to amazing breakthroughs in mapping the most impenetrable areas of the world. In the Democratic Republic of Congo, for example, c.....

First things first..

After years of ignoring or circumscribing urban agriculture, some cities in developing countries have begun to embrace the phenomenon, as they now see its benefi.....

Kenya: Introducing GIS to a.....

At the edge of the town of Ugunja, in the Siaya district of Kenya, there is a small blue and white building where the activities of a group of volunteers are.....

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FEATURED Theme: Issue no. 77 - Linking farmers to markets

Unlocking the market ..

The use of mobile apps by smallholder farmers in Kenya has helped them to gain access to markets.  ...

Improving sales strategies.....

N’Kalo is helping farmers improve their sales strategies and increasing their profits.  ...

Five ways of engaging the y.....

Young peoples’ affinity with ICTs and their ability to innovate is the key to moving mAgriculture forward.  ...

Apps for small agri-busines.....

ICT applications are helping entrepreneurs in the Caribbean agricultural sector through every stage of the business cycle.  ...

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