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Farmer Trainers: An Emerging Dissemination Pathway

@inproceedings{Kirui2009FarmerTA,
  title={Farmer Trainers: An Emerging Dissemination Pathway},
  author={J. Kirui and S. Franzel and B. Lukuyu},
  year={2009}
}
  • J. Kirui, S. Franzel, B. Lukuyu
  • Published 2009
  • Engineering
  • The decline in national agricultural extension services across Africa has led to the development of new approaches to disseminating information that help make scarce extension staff and resources more effective. One such approach is the Farmer Trainer approach. Farmer trainers are volunteers who are selected on the basis of their interest in developing and disseminating new innovations in their communities. This poster describes the methodology that has been used by East Africa Dairy… CONTINUE READING
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