Monthly Archives: February 2016

African Farmers in The Digital Age

A special issue presented by The Digital Thinking Initiative Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.foreignaffairs.com See on Scoop.it – Food Policy, Supply, Security & Safety

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Top 8 Quotes from “African Farmers in The Digital Age: How Digital Solutions Can Enable Rural Development”

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“African Farmers in the Digital Age” is a special edition anthology, published in partnership with Foreign Affairs that brings together the views of twenty leading thinkers on all aspects…

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Agricultural biotechnology and development: unintended consequences and unheard voices

Originally posted on One Billion Hungry: Can We Feed the World?:
Date palm tissue culture laboratory – Picture from FAO GM crops have once again come under the spotlight with the recent news that Burkina Faso will no longer be…

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Agricultural biotechnology and development: unintended consequences and unheard voices

Originally posted on One Billion Hungry: Can We Feed the World?:
Date palm tissue culture laboratory – Picture from FAO GM crops have once again come under the spotlight with the recent news that Burkina Faso will no longer be…

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ILRI scientist to direct USAID international project to reduce post-harvest food losses

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Jagger Harvey (left) with Lord David Sainsbury (benefactor of The Sainsbury Laboratory through the Gatsby CharitableFoundation) when receiving the Societal Impact award in Norwich, UK, in 2013 (photo credit: BecA-ILRI Hub/Susan Seal). ‘A scientist with…

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Accelerating change for smallholders with digital technology

Originally posted on One Billion Hungry: Can We Feed the World?:
By Alice Marks Using drones for agriculture. Credit: Lima Pix (Flickr) According to experts at the recent World Economic Forum in Davos, we are sitting on the edge of the…

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Four ways digital technology is transforming farming in Africa

Originally posted on One Billion Hungry: Can We Feed the World?:
Photo by phanlop88 Digital technology is likely to continue to be a major driver of development and industry in Africa. The capabilities of local entrepreneurs, start-ups and businesses to…

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