SmartRural

Are you a farmer or from a farming community?

Cork Institute of Technology have designed an Exclusive 1 Day Free Training Course for Irish Farmers. If you are a farmer or from a farming community, this is a great chance to see how Smart phones and online technology can empower rural communities. 

What is Smart Technology?

Smart technology is leading the way in many sectors with agriculture and agritech seeing major developments in this regard in recent years. SmartRural is an innovative European Funded Erasmus + research project which looks at at how mobile applications can be used to enhance agricultural activities as well as improving productivity, social and economic activities in rural communities. The project will see the rollout of training courses in France, Spain and Ireland to rural communities and is aimed at farmers, their spouses or anyone indeed with an interest in agriculture and technology from those communities. 

Apply now for a place:

Training will take place in mid-January 2018, in the form of a one day training course and follow-on field trip to an agricultural technology facility in West Cork. The Irish course is designed to specifically meet the needs of Irish farmers. The training is free for all participants.

If you’re from the farming community and are interested, please make sure to apply early as there are limited places available.

You can also contact us by phone on 0214335920

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