I developed a web application for helping extension system to horticultural small holder farmers as a research work and a part of academic research work, later under NM-AIST I got funded by COSTECH to develop a mobile application and a USSD component for feature phone. The aim of this application is to help small holder farmers get information about sowing and harvesting of their horticultural crops based on their particular locations and weather in that particular area. The application not only provide information to small holder farmers but also bridge the knowledge gap between extension officers and small holder farmers due to some cultural barriers some of these extension officers cannot interact with female small holder farmers....
I developed a web application for helping extension system to horticultural small holder farmers as a research work and a part of academic research work, later under NM-AIST I got funded by COSTECH to develop a mobile application and a USSD component for feature phone. The aim of this application is to help small holder farmers get information about sowing and harvesting of their horticultural crops based on their particular locations and weather in that particular area. The application not only provide information to small holder farmers but also bridge the knowledge gap between extension officers and small holder farmers due to some cultural barriers some of these extension officers cannot interact with female small holder farmers.
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Theofrida Maginga
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Theofrida Maginga Project Innovator Theofrida J. Maginga is an academician at Sokoine University of Agriculture. Ms.