Chemonics introduces farmers to good agricultural practices (GAPs), production and post-harvest technologies, and data sources for sound farm management and financial decisions. Our repeated demonstrations with marginal rates of return motivate farmers to incrementally “climb the adoption ladder” from GAPs to low-cost technology to higher-cost inputs and assets. We also connect farmers to digital platforms that allow them to receive real-time weather alerts and pricing information on their mobile devices.
Improved Production Practices and Technologies .
Living the Principles for Digital Development: Design with the User
In Georgia, the USAID Zrda Activity works to support micro-small, and medium-sized enterprises to boost economic growth. Zrda partnered with Georgian Farmers Association and the Adjara Group to create Agronavti, a matchmaking app.
Empowering the Individual
When supplied with the high-quality, low-cost technologies and skills needed to align with market specifications, Nigerian smallholder farmers can increase their incomes and improve homes, health, and livelihoods.