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EVENT

Wireless Wednesday: Enhancing the use of reliable agro-weather data by farmersAnyone

  • Venue: m:Lab East Africa, 3rd Floor Bishop Magua Center
  • Date: Wednesday 31st October 2012
  • Starts: 10:00am
  • Ends: 3:00pm

The focus group discussion will seek to find out from the stakeholders how accurate, weather information dissemination,personal weather stations and agronomic practices affect agriculture and how technology can be used to help farmers.

Key discussants at the meetup will be:

  • Simon Gathara, Assistant Director Kenya Meteorological Department
  • A representative from Kilimo Salama
  • Yumbya Ben, Crop Development Officer, Tala
  • Farmers from different regions kenya
  • Representative from Climate Change Unit, Ministry of Agriculture
  • Among others