Technology adoption and extension strategies in Mediterranean Agriculture: the case of family farms in Chile
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Extension services play a crucial role by improving skills and access to information thatresult in greater farm level innovations, especially on family farms which are the predominant formof agriculture in the world. This study analyzed the connection between strategies implemented byextension services and technology adoption on family farms. Using the case of the Servicio de AsesoríaTécnica (SAT) Program, we developed a bottom-up adoption index (AI) for vegetable and berryfarmers in three regions of Central Chile
CitationGil, J.M. [et al.]. Technology adoption and extension strategies in Mediterranean Agriculture: the case of family farms in Chile. "Agronomy", 1 Maig 2020, vol. 10, núm. 5, p. 1-11.