A Recommendation Engine for Subsistence Farmers

Daniel P. Stormont, Samantha L. Snabes

Abstract

Many of the world’s agricultural workers, especially in the equatorial regions, are subsistence farmers. This paper describes the design of a Recommendation Engine that is the core of a crowd-sourced tool to assist subsistence farmers in better utilizing their land. This tool is being developed by a worldwide team of developers through hackathons and volunteer work. The paper provides an introduction to the project, an overview of the system design, current and future designs planned for the Recommendation Engine, and the next steps for the project.

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in Harvard Style

P. Stormont D. and L. Snabes S. (2013). A Recommendation Engine for Subsistence Farmers . In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence - Volume 2: ICAART, ISBN 978-989-8565-39-6, pages 578-581. DOI: 10.5220/0004331805780581


in Bibtex Style

@conference{icaart13,
author={Daniel P. Stormont and Samantha L. Snabes},
title={A Recommendation Engine for Subsistence Farmers},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence - Volume 2: ICAART,},
year={2013},
pages={578-581},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0004331805780581},
isbn={978-989-8565-39-6},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence - Volume 2: ICAART,
TI - A Recommendation Engine for Subsistence Farmers
SN - 978-989-8565-39-6
AU - P. Stormont D.
AU - L. Snabes S.
PY - 2013
SP - 578
EP - 581
DO - 10.5220/0004331805780581