Tag: Smart farming

Reducing Risks in Farming in Ghana- Ghana Crop Calendar

Farming can be a gamble. As an enterprise with several moving parts with various value chain actors, there are inherent risks associated with it. There are many variables that can determine success and some of them, like climate change , are outside a farmer’s control. Innovative data-driven approaches, however, have potential to tip the odds to benefit smallholders, medium to… Read more →

Benefits of Fruit and Nut Trees

Have you considered adding fruit and nut trees to your farm or home compound? There are a number of reasons why planting fruit and nut trees are beneficial. When you plant a fruit or nut tree, consider it a gift to your future self. If you grow an annual crop, you know that there are many risks involved in the… Read more →

Geodata for Agriculture and Water: Syecomp’s Satellite-Based Information Services

  Water security is fundamental for building resilience in agroecologies and farming communities, and for contributing to food security, human well-being, and sustainable development in low- and middle-income countries. Under increasing pressure, agricultural systems have to produce more food and other products on less land, with less water and fertilizer, while also ensuring lower greenhouse gas emissions. Moreover, this needs… Read more →