by: IN3 • 1
PICSNiger is a utility to distribute educational videos relating to the Purdue Improved Cowpea Storage (PICS) project.
- Bluetooth transfer of videos
- Bluetooth transfer a copy of the app
- Preview videos within the app
- Transaction log (# of transfers, video title, date, time)
- Email the transaction log in excel format
- Tutorials on how to use the app itself
PICS is a five-year project to improve cowpea storage in West and Central Africa. The goal of the PICS project is to have 50% of cowpea in West and Central Africa stored with hermetic method by 2012. The project is being implemented in 10 different countries in West and Central Africa, including Nigeria, Niger, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Mali, Senegal, Cameroon, Benin, Togo and Chad. The PICS project plans to disseminate the triple-layer sack technology in 28,000 villages in West and Central Africa.