Harnessing ICT for agricultural extension

Publication

Published
2016
Authors
Jack Barber, Ellen Mangnus, Verena Bitzer

Can agricultural extension systems deliver quality services to smallholder producers, often in remote areas? Yes, there is evidence that this is achieved in some developing and emerging economies. But this is by no means a common practice, and many extension systems continue to struggle with weak performance. This is paper 4 on this subject in a series of six: ICT in extension.