faRmagusta
Describe the problem that you want to address. How does this problem effect people in their daily lives?
faRmagusta: BE friends with your farmer is an electronic platform which will function as on online tool for ordering weekly fresh, seasonal, cheap produce of Famagusta farmers and will advertise and promote all registered farms through a virtual map with videographic /photographic  and text material related to each farm/farmer.
 
Product:Weekly basket to be ordered/paid online & delivered at door. Variations of produce will include category or combinations of categories from following: fresh fruit &vegetables, honey, yogurt&cheese, organic eggs and homemade low GI bread. Option for variation in basket size will be given. Each weekly basket will also include: news from your farmer, related to content healthy recipes & health properties of products.
 
Target groups: households, catering businesses, offices
 
Agents: farmers of Famagusta   &  faRmagusta: BE friends with your farmer
 
Services: 1. Advertisement of Famagusta farms. Creation of virtual map on our website which will track local farms. For each farm location, product(s) advertisement and a small interview will be presented in the forms of videographic/photographic and text material. 2. Advertisment platform for catering businesses and offices using weekly basket and its benefits. Target group: Famagusta farmers, catering businesses, offices. Agent: faRmagusta: BE friends with your farmer
 
Social Issues of Famagusta to be addressed by faRmagusta: BE friends with your farmer
1.       Overweight and obesity
2.       Poverty
3.       Fresh Produce waste
Describe your proposed solution – How does your approach build on or add to more traditional ways of dealing with problem?

faRmagusta: BE friends with your farmer is a website to help households, catering businesses and offices of Famagusta to eat locally, seasonally, healthy & cheap in order to a. tackle overweight/obesity and b. make money savings while c. helping and promoting, through advertisement, local producers to d. alleviate their poverty and e. have less produce waste.

Which technologies are you planning to use and why? Please make reference to other similar uses of your proposed technology.
Technological characteristic of faRmagusta: BE friends with your farmer:
Online tool for ordering (several customization options available) and paying weekly basket of local produce
Online Virtual map of all local farms for promotion/advertisement purposes
Online Platform for advertisement of local catering businesses and offices using fresh local seasonal produce