Training-Workshop report on Digital Agriculture Tool – Plantix
Date published: Sept. 1, 2021
The FTF Bangladesh Digital Agriculture Activity, a Digital Frontiers’ Buy-in funded by USAID, partnered with the FTF Bangladesh Nutrition Activity (BNA) to conduct a pilot of the app, Plantix. The pilot engaged BNA’s Agro-Input Retailers (AIRs) and Rural Sales Agents (RSAs) in three locations of Bangladesh – Patuakhali, Khulna and Faridpur. The pilot proposed three batches of training sessions on September 13, 15 and 16, 2021 for a pre-selected 60 market actors. Business Promotion Officers (BPOs) and Crop Advisors (CAs) from BNA-engaged private sectors’ also participated in the trainings. This report gives insight into the overall training experience, and in particular, the training provision method, content of the training, and reflections from the participants.