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Fosholi: Digital Platform for Agriculture Advisory Services

To become the FASTEST & most EFFECTIVE communication platform in reaching technology among the Farming Community

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Lead Applicant Organization Name

ACI Ltd

Lead Applicant Organization Type

  • Large company (over 50 employees)

Website of Legally Registered Entity

https://fosholi.com/

How long have you / your team been working on this Vision?

  • 1-3 years

Lead Applicant: In what city or town are you located?

Dhaka

Lead Applicant: In what country are you located?

Bangladesh

Your Selected Place: what’s the name of the Place you’re developing a Vision for?

Bangladesh

What country is your selected Place located in?

Bangladesh

Describe your relationship to the place you’ve selected.

Home Land

Describe the People and Place: Provide information that would be helpful for an outsider who has never been there and may have no context about this Place to better understand the area.

Bangladesh is a small tropical country of South Asia, in the middle of India and Myanmar.

What is the estimated population (current 2020) in your Place?

170000000

Challenges: Describe the current (2020) and the future (2050) challenges that your food system faces.

Bangladesh is the most densely populated country in the world. Million people living within 147,570 Km^2. More than 50% of its population is working for growing food, and the productivity and efficiency has yet to be improved to Global Standard. By 2050, the challenge for ensuring food security, and nutrition for this region will be very difficult. Key challenges are lying in reaching technology, disseminating better agronomic practice, access to quality seed, fertilizer & pesticides.

Address the Challenges: Describe how your Vision will address the challenges described in the previous question.

Digital Platform can reach them all the best management practices customized to his crop, land and season. It can bridge them to the input providers of quality seed, fertilizer & pesticides.

High Level Vision: With these challenges addressed, now provide a high level description of how the Place and the lives of its People will be different than they are now.

1) Farming community will have the access to the FASTEST & EFFECTIVE communication platform in reaching technology 2) Productivity & efficiency will increase in farming 3) Farmers will have better access to Extension & Market

Full Vision: How do you describe your Vision for a regenerative and nourishing food future for your Place and People for 2050?

Our vision is creating the FASTEST & EFFECTIVE communication platform in reaching technology for the Farming Community The Goal is to ensure the Framing Community reach the global standard of Competitiveness, Productivity & Effectiveness in Food Growing. The purpose of the initiative is to establish a trustworthy platform where Farming community can exchange knowledge in Reducing Yield Loss, Food Security & Nutrition for the Most Densely populated country

How did you hear about the Food System Vision Prize?

  • Website

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Hi Shamim Murad 

We’ve developed this Pocket Guide to support you through the final days of wrapping up your submission.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1o8WGMus6-V8GywWdlNwmCpk7I1fMVzcQ/view

This will give you the most important bullet points to keep in mind to successfully submit your Vision.

Go ahead, review the check-list and final words of advice before the deadline.

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