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Hackathon to improve African Smallholder Farmers access to tractors

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Do you know talented African web developers? As part of the ICT4D conference, John Deere is hosting a hackathon that seeks to improve African smallholder farmers' access to tractors. This application development competition is an opportunity for developers from across the continent to showcase their skills, connect with tech leaders from around the world, and develop tools to serve others.

  • Winners will be announced at the ICT4D conference in Lusaka, Zambia from May 8-10 and will receive cash prizes.
  • The winning teams will receive USD$2,000, USD$1,000, & USD$500 for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place respectively at the ICT4DConference, attended by technology leaders from around the world
  • To learn more and join the competition, please visit https://opportunity.org/john-deere-at-ict4d.
  • All submissions must be received by April 19.