Extension officers and farmers in Tanzania dicuss IPM of tomato (Photo: Stefan Toepfer)

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Event - added on 23.02.2018

2nd International Symposium on Agroecology

03.04.18 to 05.04.18 | Rome, Italy

organized by FAO under the title "Scaling Up agroecology to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) "

Job - added on 23.02.2018

Mitarbeiter(in) im wissenschaftlichen Dienst

University of Göttingen, Germany. Deadline: 09.03.2018

Job - added on 23.02.2018

Consultant for Agriculture & Project Manager

ADT Projekt GmbH, Bonn, Germany. Deadline: 15.03.2018

Publication - added on 20.02.2018

The World of Organic Agriculture 2018

Proceedings of the session on global organic farming and market trends at BIOFACH 2018.

Willer Helga, Lernoud Julia, Huber Beate and Sahota Amarjit. Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL. February 2018
Publication - added on 20.02.2018

Information technologies as a tool for agricultural extension and farmer-to-farmer exchange: Mobile-phone video use in Mali and Burkina Faso

PDF, 854 KB

Sousa Fernando, Nicolay Gian, Home Robert. International Journal of Education and Development using Information and Communication Technology. February 2018
News - added on 20.02.2018

What’s the language of change?

Article by the Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture about the link between language and agri-culture.

Job - added on 20.02.2018

Responsable de programme pour le Niger

SWISSAID, Berne ou Lausanne, Suisse. Deadline: 28.02.2018


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