Promoting the project SOFIA in Farmers’ Markets


During the months of January and February Marco Della Gala has been promoting the project visiting six different Farmers’ Markets in the the Cotswold District Council.

Marco visited:

  1. Cheltenham farmers’ market
  2. Gloucester Farmers’ Market
  3. Cirencester Farmers’ Market
  4. Tewkesbury Farmers’ & Craft Market
  5. Swindon Farmers’ Market
  6. Stroud Farmers’ Market

Marco Visited the Farmers’ Markets presenting the project and hasking to producers and consumers to participate in a survey to help the researcher to conceive of, design and develop app services that better address their needs. Producers where asked to fill-in a questionnaire and to indicate  the types of mobile-services they would like to use to provide further information for consumers on who they are and what products they sell. Consumers  where asked to   fill-in a questionnaire  to indicate mobile-services they would like to use to obtain further background information on the products they buy, in addition to the face-to-face interaction that is enabled in AAFNs.