This morning, a consultative meeting on Agricultural Electronic Platforms was held today at the college Principal's boardrooms. The meeting, on behalf of the Principal, Prof. A. W. Mwang'ombe was chaired by Prof. P. Gathumbi, the Chairman, Department of Veterinary Pathology, Microbiology and Parasitology, CAVS. It was attended by Dr. Bitage Ndemo, the former PS, Ministry of ICT and Snr. Lecturer, School of Business, UoN, Ms. Su K. Stephanou, Creator of iCow, Ms. Kwamboka Linda, Founder & Marketing Lead of M-Farm, Mr. Hilary, Tutorial Fellow & PhD student in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Mr. P. K. Mulwa, Chief ICT officer in Charge, CAVS.
From the right, Ms. Su of iCow, Prof, P. Gathumbi, Chairman, VPMP, Ms. Linda of M-farm, Dr. B. Ndemo of School of Business, Uon, Mr. Hillery, Dept. of Agric. Econ, & Mr. Mulwa, ICT
In the meeting, issues on how Agricultural Electronic Platforms can be used to bridge the gap between Agriculture and livestock research undertaken by the academia in the University and the farmers were discussed.
Principal's Boardroom, CAVS