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RURAL. That which relates to the country, as rural servitudes. See Urban.

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This reference book appropriate for students and professionals within agriculture, rural development, and related fields explores the use of information and communication technologies within global agriculture, relying on case studies and examining conceptual and implementation frameworks, agriculture market information systems, value-added agriculture services, e-agriculture policies, and institutions and regulations.
InternetSpeech will also provide essential internet features such as audio browsing, searching, sending and receiving emails, and e-health, e-learning, e-commerce, and e-agriculture capabilities.
In the last few years many countries have employed ICT in areas such as entrepreneurship, innovation, research and development, promoting distance learning, e-health, e-agriculture, e-trade and other fields.
Yaseen said emphasis has been shifted on e-commerce, e-agriculture and e-education that open the doors of opportunities to young innovative minds, bridging unseen gaps between all potentials players of ICT proliferation.
Currently the Nairobi-based International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) has trailblazed in e-agriculture courtesy of its two unique ICT ventures, namely the African Soil Information Service (AfSIS) and the Domestic Animal Genetic Resources Information System (DAGRIS).
In addition, operators should join hands with different forces to organize suitable agricultural information sources, and deepen information services that meet rural needs, such as SMS consulting, mobile weather information, mobile price query and e-agriculture.
Meeting them halfway is a growing throng of e-agriculture businesses, with several players calling Colorado home.