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In Indonesia: Experts discuss strategy for adopting a web-based app for climate prediction in rainfed rice areas

posted Sep 13, 2016, 6:53 PM by
BOGOR, Indonesia, 15 August —A focus group discussion with key stakeholders was recently held to introduce the prototype of a seasonal climate prediction-based decision support system. The app, called WeRise-RR, is designed to improve rice-based cropping systems in Indonesia’s rainfed areas. The focus was on how to effectively disseminate the new technology by considering the viewpoint of farmers. (This was originally published in August 2016)