4R Solution, University of Manitoba, OCP N. A and Mohammed VI Polytechnic University present Canada – Africa 4R Solution and Precision Nutrient Management Online Series. The first of the eight online series will be held on Monday June 15, 2020 from 8 am – 10 am (ET).
Join us for the launch of the online series and a Year 1 review of our 4R Solution project, a Global Affairs Canada funded project that is working to improve socio-economic well-being and resilience of 80,000 smallholder farmers, particularly women, in Ethiopia, Ghana and Senegal .The series aim to create a network of African and Canadian scientists and academics with a goal of advancing 4R and precision agriculture science and extension.
The program will be launched by representatives of Fertilizer Canada, University of Manitoba and Mohammed VI Polytechnic University. It will then be followed by an introduction and a review of Year 1 implementation of 4R Solution project in Ethiopia and Ghana.
The event is free and open to all.
The event was originally planned to be a three day event in June 2020 hosted at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada. Due to COVID-19 outbreak worldwide, the program was postponed in March 2020. The program has now been redesigned to be fully virtual. It will be a series of two hour live webinars over eight months. The first of the eight series is scheduled to be on Monday, June 15, 2020.