Entries by mfarms

Malawi: mFarms training and workshop

A two day workshop was Lilongwe, Malawi to train AGRA grantees on how to use the mFarms platform to profile and manage their network of farmers dispersed over space and to reach out to their network of farmers through SMS

New smartphone technology for agri-business goes countrywide

New technology to help Rwanda’s private fertiliser traders to develop efficient and competitive fertiliser procurement and distribution systems has been extended to all sectors across the country. With funding from Usaid, the International Fertiliser Development Centre (IFDC) was introduced in March 2013, to help fertiliser importers, distributors and retailers monitor and manage trade and sales. […]

New technology to ease distribution of fertilisers

Farmers and suppliers will no longer have to worry over fertiliser supply or application arithmetic thanks to a new mobile phone-based technology, Mfarms Agribusiness Solutions The Android mobile phone operated application is touted for its accuracy and data recording ability that will ease

East and South African countries

With support from AGRA to Image-AD in helping farmers collect and share agriculture data seamlessly using mobile phone devices which is aimed at integrating value chain actors in the agricultural sector, the mfarms platform from Image-AD has networked thousands of farmers to many actors across borders.