The role of Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) for Sustainable crop production intensification of horticulture crop-based systems

This discussion summary outlines the contributions made during the online discussion on the role of ICTs for Sustainable Crop Production Intensification (SCPI) of horticulture crop-based systems held from 6 March to 4 April 2017 on the e-Agriculture platform.

The discussions brought together experts from different backgrounds, who shared their vision regarding three pre-designed questions.

  • From your understanding and experiences, what is the role of ICTs in sustainable intensification of horticulture crop based systems for both smallholder and commercial farmers?
  • Do you have any concrete examples of successful use of ICTs in sustainable intensification of horticulture crop based systems?
  • What are the specific constraints you have faced in the use of ICTs for SCPI of horticulture crop-based systems and do you have any recommendations to decision makers?
The role of Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) for Sustainable crop production intensification of horticulture crop-based systems Date: 1 May 2017Download