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Smart and affordable farming solutions for Africa: the next driver for agricultural transformation

July 11, 2016

Technological developments have transformed the agricultural landscape in Africa. Smart farming tools allow to increase the quality and quantity of agricultural production and make farms more “intelligent”. A critical aspect of precision farming is to make the technology available to small-scale producers and help them to manage more efficiently their farms. The Briefing will discuss successes and innovative PPPs.

This Brussels Development Briefing will take place on 13 July 2016 at the Albert Borschette Congress Center, Rue Froissart 36, 1040 Brussels (Room 1.A). It is co-organised by CTA, the European Commission / DEVCO, the ACP Secretariat, Concord, the European Agricultural Machinery Industry (CEMA), Agricord and the PanAfrican Farmer’s Organisation (PAFO).

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