ICT4D Training and Communications Assistant
Catholic Relief Services
Latest Submissions by Madison Lawson
Dec 13, 2017
Mobile Technology Puts Kenya A Step Ahead For Food Security Imagine a service in rural Nigeria, where smallholder farmers can send a text message and a tractor will appear and plow their field. Sounds too good to be true, right? Wrong. Hello Tractor does exactly that, and is expanding the...
Oct 02, 2017
Like wine, whiskey and many other commodities, CRS set out to map the different flavors of cacao with the goal to improve farmer incomes. Field workers studied the different practices for cacao beans and collected samples to be classified according to flavor.
Aug 02, 2017
What comes to mind when you hear the word drone? Probably not "farming tool." Here are 11 great reasons for using them in agriculture.