Social Entrepreneurship is cool! I like this piece by JC Lewis

“Praise, critique and advice are the daily dialogue of the workplace. Compliments are cool because they make you feel good. Criticism makes you good enough to deserve the compliments. Advice makes you wise enough to keep both in perspective. Whether your social venture is spiraling downwards or hockey sticking upwards (pursuant to your business plan’s […]

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The Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator at Duke (SEAD)

Hi Folks! Are you a creative thinker ready to take on some of Kenya’s most interesting challenges in healthcare? The Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator at Duke (SEAD) is hosting the first Health Hackathon of its kind in Kenya on September 18th to 20th in Nairobi. Teams will be working across three main tracks: 1) Managing non-communicable diseases 2) Improving quality […]

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Implementing and Financing Climate-Smart Agriculture

Climate change poses a serious, increasing threat to food security in many developing countries.  Climate-smart agriculture (CSA) aims to increase the resilience of food production through adaptive measures while also taking into consideration opportunities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and increase carbon sequestration. This CEADIR series discussion will address two critical components of CSA — […]

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Hack4Farming

We are excited to announce an inaugural hackathon – Hack4Farming – taking place this October at the Sankara Nairobi. Sponsored by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, this event will tackle data and information challenges experienced by agriculture development groups across East Africa. These groups are doing important work to help smallholder farmers adapt to […]

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About aWhere: Contact me for business link

About aWhere Who we are aWhere captures over a billion points of data across the planet each day to create unprecedented visibility and insights from farm level to national policy. We call this Agricultural Intelligence. Founded in 1999, aWhere’s roots lie in the deployment of information systems in support of sustainable agriculture and development. We […]

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Agronomic and Weather Data: A Value Chain Impact

We talk about agricultural weather a lot around here, and how it can impact NGOs, mobile app providers, farm software management companies and commercial growers. But how does agronomic weather impact the entire value chain? We’ve designed this infographic below to depict in more detail the impact of weather and agronomic data across the value […]

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Weather for Agribusiness:Weather Risk Management Gives More Value for Your Customers, More Revenue for Your Company

Not your weekend weather planner for camping trips. Is the weather source for your agribusiness software designed specifically for agriculture? Does your weather source provide crop-specific agronomic modeling to generate new revenue for your application? Weather aWhere positions your company as the leading provider of field-level weather and agronomic data for farmers and growers. Our […]

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Weather aWhere : Agricultural Weather Data for Smarter Farming

More value to your customers; more revenue for your company Your smart farm management software or mobile solution can instantly expand the level of actionable, field-level insight available to your users by powerfully integrating the farmer’s field data with weather data and agronomic modeling. Weather aWhere opens a window into rich, customized agronomic insight and […]

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