Farmers and social media: communication, connection, community
There are no specific statistics for rural based New Zealanders use of any social media. As farmers increase use of on farm technology and hardware becomes hardier, smaller and more portable, carrying a smartphone or an iPhone on farm is becoming commonplace. Internet connectedness is improving as internet providers improve infrastructure and hardware becomes more internet linked. This report investigates use of facebook, twitter, instagram and linkedin in the rural sector.
Fields of Research200102 Communication Technology and Digital Media Studies; 160804 Rural Sociology
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