The connectivity provided my mobile operators enables better understanding of holistic ecosystems. Mobile networks are enabling smarter agriculture initiatives aimed at improving crop yields while reducing water consumption as well as using monitoring networks to prevent deforestation.
World first project where mangroves are being monitored in real-time, enabling better management of new sapling growth.
Voice-based agricultural information to help rural farmers to improve farming practices.
Tigo Tanzania delivers information on agronomy, weather and market prices.
Bringing about economic improvement and increased food security for individuals and organisations.
In a move to bolster harvests, Tigo, in partnership with Technoserve, are beta-trialling an agricultural advice service called m-Kilimo (‘farmer’).
Shula has had her mobile for seven years and it has quickly become a vital part of her small business.
For many low-volume Kenyan farmers, the only source of information for crop market rates comes from the very people who are trying to buy them.
An amazing initiative set up by Californian Physicist Topher White to safeguard the future of our planet.
Allowing farmers access prices and connect with buyers using their mobile phones.