Extension Methodology and Knowledge Banks
The CAES International Programs Office runs a series of projects looking at enhancing extension through the use of Information Communication Technology (ICT). In particular, we have developed considerable experience supporting extension through the development of Knowledge Banks.
e-Afghan Ag provides credible relevant information to those helping farmers in Afghanistan.
Key contact: Nick Madden
e-China Apple - improving information access for the safe and sustainable production of apples in China.
Key contacts: Minghua Zhang, Nick Madden
e-Pak Ag identifies how ICT can make credible, relevant information more available to those helping farmers in Pakistan.
The International Agricultural Extension Academy: The Academy reviews, studies and promotes the use of ICT with traditional methods to better meet farmer needs.