1. 14/07/2015 Les ateliers sont un outil courant et efficace que les agents de vulgarisation peuvent utiliser pour enseigner de nouvelles compétences à des groupes d'agriculteurs (Fig. 1). Ce document, extrait de la Note Technique de l'USAID/MEAS sur Presenting Workshops to Adults (L’animation d'Ateliers pour...
  2. 13/07/2015 Based on a MEAS paper entitled, The Current and Future Roles of Small Farm Resource Centers in Extension and Advisory Services: Synthesis Report from Seven Case Studies in Southeast Asia, this document highlights key take-a-ways of an assessment by ECHO of seven SFRCs in Southeast Asia. Through...
  3. 13/05/2015 As extension programs must increasingly accomplish more with less, information and communication technology (ICT) can be utilized to ensure that vital information continues to reach rural agriculture communities in developing countries. This document, drawn from MEAS / USAID Brief # 1:Options and...
  4. 25/01/2016 Dans EDN 127, nous avons mentionné que plusieurs documents de MEAS (Modernizing Extension and Advisory Services) étaient en train d’être résumés et extraits pour le public de ECHO. Un article sur l’Implication des agriculteurs dans la vulgarisation agricole a été partagé dans EDN 128, et nous...
  5. 05/08/2015 Good intentions and viable solutions will have little impact unless we engage with farmers in ways that are meaningful to them. Farmers put a great deal of confidence in what they learn from fellow farmers’ experiences, and they are more likely to trust what they see over what they hear....
  6. 05/08/2015 The complexity of the global food system creates a diverse group of actors ranging from smallholders to large corporations involved in the agriculture sector. Each of the many actors in an agriculture value chain has different needs, objectives, strengths and weaknesses. With women accounting for...
  7. 28/04/2015 La croissance récente des prix mondiaux des produits de base, ainsi que l'expansion des marchés de l'intérieur (Fig. 1) et d'exportation parmi les économies émergentes, se traduit par de nouvelles et de meilleures opportunités pour les petits agriculteurs des pays en développement d'accéder à ces...
  8. 13/05/2015 As extension programs must increasingly accomplish more with less, information and communication technology (ICT) can be utilized to ensure that vital information continues to reach rural agriculture communities in developing countries. This document, drawn from MEAS / USAID Brief # 1: Options...
  9. 04/11/2015 Active learning and exchange of knowledge are key to farmer adoption of beneficial agricultural innovations. Community health worker (CHW) and community animal health worker (CAHW) programs have led to a rich body of knowledge about extension, much of which is applicable to efforts aimed towards...
  10. 29/05/2015 The lecture is one of the oldest and most widely used methods of teaching. In agriculture extension, field agents often use lectures as a method to share information with farmers. However, many lecturers are ineffective because they do not properly prepare and structure their presentations. Drawn...