Increasing amounts of agricultural data are being produced at faster speeds, using a greater variety of technologies and innovations than ever before. But what is the value of information sharing for smallholders, and what are the risks?
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CONTRIBUTORS: C Addison (CTA), M Andriatiana (Madagascar), B Bafana (Zimbabwe) and A Twahirwa (Rwanda), Y Boloh (France), I Boto (CTA), H Castell (UK), V Defait (India), S Diarra (Mali), N Dookie (Trinidad and Tobago), O Frost (UK), B Koigi (Kenya), S Lynch (UK), M Makoni (South Africa), S Mbugua (Kenya), A Miller (UK), T Mukeredzi (Kenya), I Ousseini (Niger), S Price (UK), S Reeve (UK), B Rioba (Kenya)