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Farming and the Opportunity of Digital Solutions

A digital revolution in agriculture is transforming the way in which farmers and other agricultural stakeholders operate, and could reshape the way farmers address emerging pests. At present, in sub-Saharan Africa, the fall armyworm pest has and continues...

Digital Agriculture Emerging Technology
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“Take it to the Farmer”: Behind the Scenes of the Fall Armyworm Tech Prize Co-Creation

Co-creation, along with human-centered design and lean startup, are innovative approaches that have risen to prominence in the development lexicon over the past five years. Some of us (myself included) have used “co-creation” without fully understanding wh...

Digital Agriculture Emerging Technology
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Wanted: Informed decisions From the Midwest to East Africa, data and innovative digital solutions are helping farmers assess their options

Some of us see the world in black and white. Joel Wipperfurth sees the world in heat maps. Well, the farming world at least. He remembers when his brain started thinking this way. It was over 10 years ago as an agronomy intern in southern Minnesota with th...

Digital Agriculture Emerging Technology
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Fall Armyworm in Africa: The Farmer Experience

During the second harvest in 2016, farmer Fred Kisubi lost everything. His region, Jinja District, Uganda, was devastated by fall armyworm....

Digital Agriculture Emerging Technology
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Fall Armyworm Is Here to Stay. But We Can Manage.

In 1996 in response to the first international meeting on invasive alien species, the Global Invasive Species Programme (GISP) a collaboration between the Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International (CABI), the International Union for Conservation...

Digital Agriculture Emerging Technology
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