Agricultural Extension

IAAHRD Rural Extension Centres (REC) supporting smallholder farmers in Indonesia24 Mar 2016

An "Agriculture Cooperatives Workshop of OIC Member Countries and Study Visits in Turkey" was held on 16-17 November 2015 in Ankara, Turkey under the framework of a project for the "Establishment of Database Network Connection and Web Pages of Smallholders’/Family Farmers’ Agricultural Cooperatives between COMCEC Member States". The Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Extension and Human Resources Development (IAAHRD) made a country presentation on work being conducted by its Rural Extension Centres (REC). 

FAO launches Asia Pacific Agricultural Extension and Outreach Network – APAEON19 Dec 2014

A new network designed to share the latest agricultural knowledge among Asia-Pacific governments and other stakeholders and extend that knowledge to front line farmers, fishers and other land users was launched on 17 December 2014 in Bangkok. The joint launch involved FAO, the Asia Pacific Association of Agricultural Research Institute (APAARI) and CAPSA.