Presentation: The Sustainability of Technology Dissemination Programs Shared Drip Irrigated Horticulture in Senegal

Hypothesized obstacles to the adoption of improved agricultural technologies include credit constraints, informational barriers, and lack of technical support, among others. A common approach is to "entice early adopters with subsidized access to equipment and support, with the hope that the experience will lead self-sustaining usage and diffusion.

This presentation is based on AMA Innovation Lab projects for the 2013 BASIS/I4 Technical Committee Meeting. This meeting gathered researchers affiliated with the Index Insurance Innovation Initiative (I4) at UC Davis.

This presentation took place in University of California Davis, United States.