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01/10/2012 New issue of Agricultural Information Worldwide is now available The latest issue of Agricultural Information Worldwide, an international journal for information specialists in agriculture, natural resources and the environment,is now available. The issue contains articles on researchers' publishing habits,...
01/10/2012 New issue of Agricultural Information Worldwide is now available The latest issue of Agricultural Information Worldwide, an international journal for information specialists in agriculture, natural resources and the environment,is now available. The issue contains articles on researchers' publishing habits,...
01/10/2012 D-Lib magazine features effective use of scientific publications The July/August 2012 issue of D-Lib Magazine is devoted to a single topic: making more effective use of traditional scientific publications. The topics range from automatic metadata extraction for individual articles to automatically characterizing...
01/10/2012 D-Lib magazine features effective use of scientific publications The July/August 2012 issue of D-Lib Magazine is devoted to a single topic: making more effective use of traditional scientific publications. The topics range from automatic metadata extraction for individual articles to automatically characterizing...
11/07/2012 Plans progressing for next IAALD World Congress to be held in 2013 The XIVth IAALD World Congress will be held at Cornell University July 22-24, 2013 in Ithaca, New York USA.Plans are progressing for the conference and registration information will be available by the end of the summer.  To follow the...
11/07/2012 Plans progressing for next IAALD World Congress to be held in 2013 The XIVth IAALD World Congress will be held at Cornell University July 22-24, 2013 in Ithaca, New York USA. Plans are progressing for the conference and registration information will be available by the end of the summer.  To follow the...
09/07/2012 Communicating agricultural biotechnology The International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA) has released several interesting reports and news items on crop biotechnology and its communication.These include: Science and Popular Media: How Cartoonists...
09/07/2012 Communicating agricultural biotechnology The International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA) has released several interesting reports and news items on crop biotechnology and its communication. These include: Science and Popular Media: How Cartoonists...
09/07/2012 Empowering farmers in India through video: Interview with Rikin Gandhi The Agrilinks blog at USAID has an interview with Rikin Gandhi - CEO of Digital Green.According to the interview, "the unique components of the Digital Green system include: a participatory process for local video production,a human-mediated...
09/07/2012 Empowering farmers in India through video: Interview with Rikin Gandhi The Agrilinks blog at USAID has an interview with Rikin Gandhi - CEO of Digital Green. According to the interview, "the unique components of the Digital Green system include: a participatory process for local video production, a human-mediated...
26/02/2012 CrowdMarketeers - think 'outside our webs' to measure our online audiences Chris Addison and Luz Marina Alvare (IFPRI) explain ways to 'think beyond the web', beyond our domains, to measure online audiences.Web statistical tools have made it easy to measure visits, but it provides the wrong idea as to what is important...
25/02/2012 Don't miss the IAALD Webinar on NING! Here is the link for the IAALD Webinar on NING, Thursday, December 1, 16:00 UTC-GMT.Participants are invited to log in at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the webinar, type their name, download Java 6, define connection speed, and check the...
25/02/2012 IAALD Webinar: NING to Connect Information Specialists Worldwide In its continuous effort to connect people to people, IAALD is offering yet another webinar on December 1, entitled "NING to Connect Information Specialists Worldwide".NING is a customizable social media platform used by IAALD - and many other...
04/01/2012 IT, internet and extension The December 2011 issue of JOE - the Journal of Extension takes a look at information technology and extension.Content includes:Extension Is Unpopular—On the InternetIs Extension Ready to Adopt Technology for Delivering Programs and Reaching New...
03/12/2011 Recorded version of IAALD NING Webinar The webinar presented by Peter Fernandez on December 1 was very well attended with over 20 people participating online and many others inquiring whether they could listen to a recorded version later on. Fortunately, Blackboard Collaborate (formerly...
13/10/2011 Connected agriculture: Mobiles help drive efficiency and sustainability in food and agriculture A new report from Vodacom and Accenture argues that mobile communications can help to meet the challenge of feeding an estimated 9.2 billion people by 2050.The study identifies 12 specific opportunities that could increase agricultural income by...
03/09/2011 New web resources for rangeland management A new article in the journal Rangelands introduces new web resources for rangeland management around the world including Rangelands West/Global Rangelands, eXtension Rangelands, and the Range Science Information System. http://www.srmjournals.org/...
14/08/2011 Preparing for the XIV IAALD World Congress in 2013 at Cornell University Video Interview: Jaron Porciello is chairing the Organizing Committee of the XIV IAALD World Congress, to be held at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, July 25-28, 2013. Mark it on your calendar!
14/08/2011 Third IAALD Africa Chapter Conference - May 21-23, 2012 Video Interview: Justin Chisenga, President of the IAALD Africa Chapter working at the FAO Regional Office in Ghana invites to the Third IAALD Africa Chapter Conference, taking place from May 21-23, 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The conference...
14/08/2011 IAALD Webinar on Mendeley
01/08/2011 Former IAALD vice-president on broad membership base In this video, Stephen Rudgard, FAO Chief of Knowledge and Capacity for Development and former IAALD Vice-President (2005-2010) reflects on the value of the assosciation and its transformation towards a broad membership base of information and...
18/07/2011 India launches rice knowledge management portal On 16 July, the Indian Prime Minister launch a new rice portal. The portal will help stakeholders to get information on all aspects of rice.The Rice Knowledge Management Portal (RKMP), funded by National Agricultural Innovation Project (NAIP), would...
15/07/2011 The CIARD Fair - a new online facility to improve research communication The latest development of the CIARD (Coherence in Information for Agricultural Research for Development) initiative has been launched on its website – namely the CIARD virtual Fair. For those who are involved in the capture, management and...
13/07/2011 Sharing data and information for agricultural research This week, the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences hosts an International Expert Consultation to build a framework for data and information sharing for agricultural research for development.The papers for the event are all online - a good first...
23/06/2011 IAALD Webinar: Creating Websites on the Fly, June 24 IAALD is continuing with its successful webinars series. The upcoming webinar on June 24, "Decentralizing online publishing in your organization: Creating websites on the fly using Wordpress and Google", will be presented by Peter Shelton from IFPRI...

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