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FFTC-NARO Seminar on Enhancing Farm Management Efficiency by ICT for Young Farmers

The Food and Fertilizer Technology Center (FFTC) and the Institute of Vegetable and Floriculture Sciences, NARO (NIVFS) jointly organized a seminar on "Enhancing Farm Management Efficiency by ICT for Young Farmers" at the Tsukuba International Congress Center (Epochal) on October 3 and 4, 2017. The keynote lectures were presented by Dr. Seishi Ninomiya (University of Tokyo, Japan), Dr. Amots Hetzroni (ARO, Israel) and Dr. Sang-Cheol Kim (RDA, Korea) followed by sessions focusing on field servers, public and private ICT initiatives, and UECS technology in Japan. Representatives from Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam and Taiwan presented country reports on the current status of ICT in the agricultural sector.


Seminar website