Presenter: Ernest James Mwalusanya, Software developer, Farming Instructor
Farming Instructor is a mobile app that provides online and offline agricultural information (text, speeches and animations) to farmers and their communities. The application is created specifically to inspire youth and all other groups in the society to have the passion to engage in agriculture as the means to self-employment. With this app, the user or farmer can be able to get all the necessary info related to agriculture as well as be able to share and comment on other farming tips they know. It consists of: i) Text – written tips from farmers all over the world. Tips can be shared and exchanged. ii) Speeches – all written speeches are converted to sound for the user of this app to listen to. iii) Animations – all the tips have been displayed using animated steps and make it easy for a farmer to follow.