Research and Extension Systems

TECA is an online platform that facilitates knowledge exchange on successful agricultural technologies and practices to help family farmers in the field. Launched by FAO in 2002, it includes technologies and practices that address challenges in areas such as crop production, livestock production, fishery and aquaculture, forestry, beekeeping, post-harvest and marketing, agricultural mechanization, natural resource management, nutrition and food security, capacity development, climate change and disaster risk reduction. It also provides a virtual space for stakeholders to share, learn and connect with each other.