usaid-gov/farmer-link-baseline-early-warning-system-annual-47sv-t593

  • agriculture
  • cacao
  • coconut
  • philippines
  • small holder

Farmer Link Baseline Early Warning System - Annual Production

Farmer Link Baseline Early Warning System - Annual Production

This aims to build the resilience of coconut and cacao smallholder farmers in the Philippines through improved crop productivity and diversification, increased access and usage of financial services, improved access to higher paying markets and value chains, and access to valuable early warning systems related to pest-control and weather events. Grameen Foundation’s FarmerLink project combines satellite and farm data collected by mobile-equipped field agents to help coconut farmers increase productivity, deal with crop pests and diseases and increase the sustainability of their farms3.The project duration was from 1 January 2016 until 30 June 2017 (18 months).

Farmers are registered under the FarmerLink program, entitled to receive both SMS and IVR messages from time to time on coconut and cacao good agricultural practices, market price information, pest and disease information, and weather forecasts. Collects info about the farmers. This aims to build the resilience of coconut and cacao smallholder farmers in the Philippines through improved crop productivity and diversification, increased access and usage of financial services, improved access to higher paying markets and value chains, and access to valuable early warning systems related to pest-control and weather events. Grameen Foundation’s FarmerLink project combines satellite and farm data collected by mobile-equipped field agents to help coconut farmers increase productivity, deal with crop pests and diseases and increase the sustainability of their farms3.The project duration was from 1 January 2016 until 30 June 2017 (18 months).

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NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
ProvinceprovinceprovinceText
Kilos Harvested last 12 monthskilos_harvested_last_12_monthskilos_harvested_last_12_monthsNumber
GendergendergenderText
Approx. No. of Coconut Treesapprox_no_of_coconut_treesapprox_no_of_coconut_treesNumber
Hectares under Coconut Farminghectares_under_coconut_farminghectares_under_coconut_farmingNumber
Coconut Growingcoconut_growingcoconut_growingText

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