Technology offers a route to better information sharing for farmers. CIMMYT research examines whether a mobile app is the right solution.
Value chain stakeholders united to review the status of durum wheat production and marketing in Ethiopia and the prospective role of digital agricultural services.
Source: The Himalayan Times (6 Nov 2020)
CIMMYT and Nepal’s Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development developed a digitally enabled seed information system so farmers have timely access to quality seed.
As the world becomes increasingly digital, the international agricultural research-for-development sector needs to keep up.
The testing and learning platform is working to tackle issues from adulterated seeds to crop residue burning.
Susanne Köhler discusses how this technology can be used to increase the resilience of individuals, communities and ecosystems.
Source: Science Codex (3 Sep 2020)
CIMMYT scientists use UAVs to more accurately measure plant health to select high-yielding wheat.
New testing and learning platform aims to build the knowledge base for trust and transparency technologies in food systems.
Source: The Reporter (16 Nov 2019)
New platform will put resilience at the center of livelihoods in response to rising populations, growing food demand and ecological crisis.
Digitalizing African agriculture: paving the way to Africa’s progress through transforming the agriculture sector
AGRF 2019 discussed digital transformation as key driver of sustainable food systems in Africa.