A review of research on how information services based on mobile phone technology can improve the lives of smallholder farmers has found only patchy evidence of success.
The study conducted through...
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 10:19
European Commission is inviting young people to participate and play an active role in this year’s EDD 2018 Young Leaders Programme. The programme is looking for 15 extraordinary young people aged 21...
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 14:19
Does your agricultural ministry still use paper for filing documents and submissions? How can technology help? The e-service support to farmers in Latvia is a good example of how technology can help...
Monday, January 29, 2018 - 11:46
There is a growing momentum to encourage the participation of youths in agriculture in Africa. Migration – both rural to urban and intercontinental - seemed to have sparked this debate. In any case,...
Friday, January 26, 2018 - 17:00
Agriculture has always been affected by plant pests and diseases, outbreaks can cause huge losses to crops and pastures and threatening the livelihoods of vulnerable smallholder farmers.
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 13:44
UN Broadband Commission sets global broadband targets to bring online the world’s 3.8 billion not connected to the Internet. This is designed to bring the unconnected online so that they also can...
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 14:20
FAO is using drones to fight hunger, improve nutrition and counter the effects of climate change and extreme weather events. A documentary from Asia and the Pacific Office of the UN’s Food and...
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 08:31
For commercial agriculture to succeed, an investment into cash crops and investing in traditional agriculture is essential, also using information and communication technology (ICT).
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 10:51
The recently ended Berlin Agriculture Ministers’ Conference under the auspices of the 10th Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (organized by Federal Ministry of Agriculture) held in Germany...
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 11:26
The curtain of 2018 came down, and as we begin the year e-Agriculture is hopeful to main the 2017 momentum in facilitating the dialogue, information exchange and sharing...
Friday, January 19, 2018 - 17:07