First West African agriculture Technology Park opens doors to public

First West African agriculture Technology Park opens doors to public

The first West African agriculture Technology Park is set to open doors to public. Businesses, policymakers, farmers, researchers, and several other food system actors will get a chance to view proven and cutting-edge innovations organized by the iREACH  agriculture technology park located in Bambey, 130 kilometers (70 miles) west of the Senegalese capital,  Dakar. About […]

First West African Agriculture Technology Park  Opens Doors to Public  | News Ghana

First West African agriculture Technology Park opens doors to public

Sustainable Agricultural Businesses, policymakers, farmers, researchers, and several other food system actors will get a chance to  view proven and cutting-edge innovations during the first-ever open door day organized by the iREACH  agriculture technology park located in Bambey, 130 kilometers (70 miles) west of the Senegalese capital,  Dakar. About 120 participants are expected at the […]

Technology for smallholder agriculture in Africa

Technology for smallholder agriculture in Africa

Technology for smallholder agriculture in Africa Chris Henderson, Head of Agriculture, Influence and Impact at Practical Action, explores the role of technology in the success of smallholder agriculture in Africa More people in the world rely on agriculture for their survival than any other occupation. In Africa alone, there are […]

Blockchain technology fosters trust in Bangladesh Aquaculture Activity

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The goal of the project is to foster sustained, positive aquaculture sector growth through an inclusive market systems approach. WorldFish, in partnership with Chennai-based company, ByteAlly Software, has implemented a blockchain traceability system for a new fast-growing variety of carp aquaculture among select participants in Jessore, Bangladesh.  The purpose is to create a traceable environment, […]

Digital technology to swap conventional farming: Jabbar – Tech Observer

Digital technology to swap conventional farming: Jabbar – Tech Observer

Dhaka: Posts and Telecommunications Minister Mustafa Jabbar has said that digital technology will transform traditional farming in all parts of the country, including Haor. Noting that the challenges ahead cannot be met without new technology-appropriate education, he said, “The big crisis of the digital technology age is the crisis of jobs for people educated in […]

Dimitra Incorporated to Deliver Agriculture Technology Platform to Bangladesh

Dimitra Incorporated to Deliver Agriculture Technology Platform to Bangladesh

Kurbani Cattle Market (depositphotos.com) Dimitra Logo Bangladesh NGO SOJAG works with Dimitra to support 1 million farms As global warming and catastrophic events continue to affect the farmers globally delivering digital insurance access to smallholder farmers reduces the financial burden of climate change.” — Jon Trask, CEO – Dimitra BELIZE CITY, BELIZE, August 10, 2021 […]

New Holland NutriSense Nutrient Analysis Technology Helps Farmers Make Informed Decisions

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Northampton, MA –News Direct– CNH Industrial New Holland CR Combine Farmers are constantly looking for ways to do more with less: improve the quality of their crop while optimizing the use of inputs, preserving the health of the soil and reducing the environmental impact of their activities. It’s a delicate balancing act where advanced technologies […]

Empowering farmers through technology | The Daily Star

Migrant agricultural workers trapped in Faridpur without employment

Agri-Science Society’s ‘Farmer Consultation Programme’ educates farmers about sustainable agriculture and provides them with prescriptions to save their crops from emerging diseases. “> Agri-Science Society’s ‘Farmer Consultation Programme’ educates farmers about sustainable agriculture and provides them with prescriptions to save their crops from emerging diseases. SK Shoaibur Rahaman founded Agri-Science Society (AgSS), a non-profit agricultural […]

Saarc nations for technology use to fight climate crisis in fisheries

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The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries on Thursday pitched for adoption of technologies to reduce the impact of climate crisis on fisheries and acquaculture, and sought regional cooperation for cross-learning. A consultative meeting of fishery scientists representing India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bhutan held by […]

Delivery of health services technology in the developing world: A proposal

The idea: In a webinar organised by the World University Network last month, the discussion focused on how to expedite the diffusion of evolving medical technology innovations in the delivery of healthcare in the developing world. While one may debate the viability of foregoing patents for new life saving therapies (e.g., the Covid-19 vaccines), I […]