How do small farm households benefit from ICT access and use?

SOURCE: HSRC Review
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2014
TITLE AUTHOR(S): K.Ramoroka, T.Hart, P.Jacobs
KEYWORDS: FARMERS, FARMERS, INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY, RURAL COMMUNITIES
DEPARTMENT: Economic Perfomance and Development (EPD)
Web link: http://www.hsrc.ac.za/en/review/hsrc-review-march-2014/small-farm-ict
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Abstract

Small farm households in rural South Africa are learning to exploit information and communication technology (ICT) devices and services to accumulate wealth. Kgabo Ramoroka, Tim Hart and Peter Jacobs look at some recent evidence and highlight the implications for pro-poor rural innovation policy actions.