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  • Eliz-de's picture

    Farmers in Kenya are unable to realize full potential from their businesses due to lack of training. For the youth to engage in productive farming and improve their livelihoods they need to get access to affordable agricultural training. Many private farms in Kenya have taken up the initiative...

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    ISHAMBA Getting market and weather information by SMS Mediae Company, that focuses on Media for Education and Development in Africa, has successfully broadcasted a tailor made farming show to the East African Countries. The broadcast program Shamba Shape Up is an interactive forum for farmers...

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    Kakamega county is a high populated zone with wonderful weather conditions and well surrounded with tropical rain forest in Kenya. Poultry keeping in Kakamega county was taken as a cultural practice during ancient time of our ancestors, but the farmers find difficult to adapt this resource to the...

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    The agricultural sector has the greatest potential to uplift the African economy and address global food shortages, but foreign investors are increasingly choosing Africa as a lucrative opportunity, depriving people of their land and water. Governments have failed to convert the wealth created by...

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  • marianakirya's picture

      Sustainable Agriculture designates systems in which the farmers realize the goal of efficient production of safe, high quality agricultural products, in a way that protects and improves the natural environment, the social and economic conditions of farmers, their employees and local communities...

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  • giulia.riedo's picture

    Here below is reported an article about the decision  of the Governement of Uganda to use Drones to enhance food security. Gov't to use drones to enhance food security - By Gerald Tenywa, Added 2nd January 2016 in New Vision The drone can provide more accurate, up-to-date information on crops...

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  • karamagiednah's picture

    With each passing day, usage of technology in agriculture continues to advance, with the farming communities continually endeavoring to reap maximally off their land. One of the latest advancements is in the field of small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles - sUAVs. Whereas they have been around for a while...

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  • giulia.riedo's picture

    Geospatial Technology and Food Security. The E-agriculture team decided to open a blog dedicated to the use of Geospatial Technologies for the improvement of food security. Geospatial imagery and data have a great amount of applications that can benefit global development.   We would like to share...

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  • Sophie Treinen's picture

    The president of the United Nations General Assembly,  Mr. Mogens Lykketoft, summarized the contributions made during the informal interactive consultation with stakeholders on the WSIS+10 overall review on 19 October 2015. The issues presneted reflect  what e-agriculture presented in its 10 year...

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  • Sophie Treinen's picture

    We are pleased to inform you that we have created a new web page on e-learning. E-learning has various definitions, but central to all is the concept of learning which is conducted via electronic media. This is usually via the Internet, but can also be offline with a CD-ROM or DVD. E-learning can...

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