Talking apps down on the iFarm

Help

As global population soars, the pressure on farmers to produce more from less is getting ever greater.

The UN estimates that by 2050, the world's farmers will have to produce up to 70% more than they do now.

Help is needed - which is why British farmers gathered recently at Mudchute Farm in east London to discuss ways in which mobile apps and other technology could aid in their work.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.