The Technical Centre for Agriculture and Rural Cooperation (CTA) has launched a US$4.96mn project in Uganda to benefit more than 350,000 smallholder farmers.Read more
A 4.5 Million Euro program, that will see small holder farmers use satellite data to improve production and marketing of three value chains – maize, soya beans and sesame, was Thursday launched by the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) in collaboration with 6 other partners, with support from the Dutch Ministry of foreign affairsRead more
The history of African farming is often linked to the imagery of poverty but the sector is the main source of revenue, employing over 60% of the continent’s population. Recently, African leaders have expressed the need to transform smallholder agriculture to a more industrialised system, with the potential to end hunger and poverty.Read more
MUIIS is an innovative project that uses the power of information and communication technologies and big data to support agricultural productivity in Uganda.Read more
WOUGNET participated in the Consortium meeting led by Technical Centre for Agriculture and Rural Cooperation ACP-EU (CTA) for the Launch of “Market-led User-owned ICT4Ag Enabled Information Services (MUIIS) project” from 22nd – 23rd October 2015 at Serena Hotel Kampala.Read more
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This project is funded by The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and being implemented through the Geodata for Agriculture and Water (G4AW) Facility of the Netherlands Space Office (NSO).