Thursday, Oct 7, 10:00-12:00 am CEST
Publication - Energising Agriculture in Myanmar
• Describes tools that can be used to evaluate agricultural processes along the entire value chain continuum from small off-grid processors in the village to large on-grid urban factories.
• Combines existing best practice,1 geospatial data, on-ground surveys and market information. 2 to evaluate the energy needs, value addition and practical characteristics of processing steps along three economically significant value chains in Myanmar; rice, cotton and BPO (beans, pulses and oilseeds).• Outlines opportunities to strategically invest in improving energy access along value chains to increase the value captured by rural farmers, boost processor productivity and strengthen this nationally vital sector.