E-Agriculture

Posts on the topic "Agritools"

Posts on the topic "Agritools"

  • ICT4Ag month on Agrilinks

    Starting today (December 1) Agrilinks is inviting experts and implementers in ICT4Ag to share best practices, promising innovations and their thoughts on the future of ICT4Ag. This discussion comes amidst the upscaling of digital technologies in agriculture and their promise to improve smallholder farmers to access markets, information and financial services. Yet there are challenges faced by smallholders farmers in adopting these technologies. To kick start the debate, Agrilinks have share some resources that interested participants can read to ignite their own their own contributions. More...
  • 8 Disruptive Digital Technologies... with the power to transform Agriculture

    10,000 years of agricultural evolution can be largely grouped into just four development eras: Paleothic (early domestication of plants and animals), Antiquity (roughly the 2000 years BCE, in which more efficient farming systems were developed), the Modern Era (roughly 1700 to 1900 when mechanization and fertilizers emerged) and the Green Revolution (1930s-60s, when transformative crop genetics and fertilization practices developed). As with so many things, the pace of change- even in agriculture- is increasing rapidly, and it turns out that even agriculture is not immune to the changes of...