Wefarm is Google for farmers who aren’t online

How do you bring the gift of knowledge to the poorest corners of the world? How do farmers in the middle of nowhere, without the internet, figure out what to do if their crops come down with a new disease? Or find out which breed of cows is best for their needs?You or I could do a quick Google. But for the poorest farmers across Kenya, Uganda and Peru, this just isn’t an option.Wefarm is an innovative solution that lets farmers ‘search’ a question with only a basic mobile phone and a text message.

Full article: The Memo.

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