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Portal to address agricultural information needs of banana farmers in Embu County
(Strathmore University, 2013)
Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) are important tools to use in agriculture today. This is more so because ICTs can make significant contribution in increasing efficiency, productivity and sustainabiIity ...
Vision-based model for maize leaf disease identification : a case study in Nyeri County
(Strathmore University, 2016)
Biotic stress which includes pest and diseases affect crop productivity due to either death of affected crops or reduced yield per crop. Abiotic stress such as water and temperature also contribute to lower yields. Maize ...
A generic mobile agriculture architecture: a case study of dairy farming
(Strathmore University, 2011)
The high penetration of mobile phones in the Kenyan market has given lead to the opportunity to use mobile devices for economic activities such as agriculture. With Kenya geared towards the accomplishment of Vision 2030, ...
A Block Chain Technology to enhance food traceability and safety: case study of agriculture industry in Kenya
(Strathmore University, 2020)
Food safety has been one of the growing concerns and challenges in African countries. We had reports of sub standards food stuff, including chemically made eggs being sold to un-suspecting citizens. This is a global ...
A Computer vision-based model for crop yield prediction using remote sensing data
(Strathmore University, 2021)
Arguably, crop yield data forms the most important measure of crop productivity in agriculture. With adequate crop yield data, local and international bodies can develop effective agricultural policy leading up to sustainable ...