Information and communications technology (ICT) is a broad term that includes any simple or sophisticated communication device or application like radio, television, cellular phones, computer and network hardware and software, satellite systems and so on used in producing distribution, processing and transforming information (Marcelle, 2000). The project mainly disseminates the weather, agriculture and market information to the farmers through SMS system.
ICT is very much useful to the farmers in responding to climate change. The forecasting system mainly weather forecasting system helps to minimize the risks of losses of crop due to climatic hazards. The uses include:
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