e-Learning on Digital Agriculture (edX)
Institution: World Bank Group (WBG) via edX
Intensity: Self Paced
Duration: 5 weeks
Hours per week: 2 to 3 hours/week
Free/Paid: Free, Paid
Digital Agricultural Technologies (DATs) are innovations that help farmers and agribusiness entrepreneurs leapfrog productivity, efficiency, and competitiveness, facilitate access to markets, improve nutritional outcomes, and enhance their resilience to climate change.
In this course, you will learn about DAT concepts, potential impact, technologies available, as well as forward-looking technologies. Additionally, participants will learn about existing agriculture data platforms and discover the scope and utility of open data platforms for agriculture analytics and intelligence. Participants are also required to participate in discussions with their peers and complete quizzes.