Introduction:Public Organization “Neksigol Mushovir”- developer of Agricultural Information Marketing System in Tajikistan – AgroInform.Tj.
AgroInform. Tj is the system providing complex approach to information service of representatives of agrobusiness: from farmers up to proccessors, wholesalers, agricultural input suppliers,and others who have an interest in agricultural sector.
The mission of AgroInform.Tj is to intensify market for agricultural products in Tajikistan through establishing business connections and providing accurate and detailed information necessary for conducting agrobusiness. To achieve this goal AgroInform.Tj is applying information and communication technology. Using information services of AgroInform.Tj that are provided through web-portal, SMS-packages and Agricultural Newspaper, users can find, receive and use information, depending on individual needs and interests at any time regardless of location.
Today Agroinform.Tj provides the following services:
Internet-portal of agricultural themewww.agroinform.tj
Monthly agricultural newspaper «AGROINFORM.TJ»
Receiving necessary information to mobile phone through SMS
Partners of AgroInform.Tj
AgroInform.Tj was initiated in the framework of “Local Market Development” project of Swiss Assosiation for International Cooperation (Helvetas) and Inter-church Organization for Development Cooperation (ICCO, Netherlands) and “Aid for Trade” project of United Nation Development Program (UNDP) and Government of Finland. Later future development of the system have supported by Ministry of Agriculture of Tajikistan, Central Agricultural Department of Sugd region,German Development Service (DED), OJSC “Sugdagroserv”, EC project SENAS, Public Organization “Rushdi Dehot” (Rural Development») and other partners, in dependence of their interest and possibility of each to participate in the development and updating Agricultural Information Marketing System in Tajikistan.
Keyword: Agriculture Services