Oumar Bass

Nano Air Tech produces technological devices to help Senegalese farmers. Nano Air Tech was one of the innovative Africa start-ups selected to participate and exhibit at the COP22 United Nations Climate Change Conference, Marrakech 2016.

Company: Nano Air
Country: Senegal
Value Chain: Technology & innovation
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Nano Air Tech produces technological devices to help Senegalese farmers. Nano Air Tech was one of the innovative Africa start-ups selected to participate and exhibit at the COP22 United Nations Climate Change Conference, Marrakech 2016.

Company: Nano Air
Country: Senegal
Value Chain: Technology & innovation
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Jean Bosco Nzeyimana

Habona provides integrated waste management services and further processes the waste into affordable and environmentally friendly fuels such as biogas and biomass briquettes. The company is also diversifying into the installation and operation of clean power plants, ranging from waste to energy, such as solar, biomass, hydro, and wind, as well as climate-smart farming.

Company: Habona Limited
Country: Rwanda
Value Chain: Technology & innovation
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Habona provides integrated waste management services and further processes the waste into affordable and environmentally friendly fuels such as biogas and biomass briquettes. The company is also diversifying into the installation and operation of clean power plants, ranging from waste to energy, such as solar, biomass, hydro, and wind, as well as climate-smart farming.

Company: Habona Limited
Country: Rwanda
Value Chain: Technology & innovation
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Oscar Obiora Udebuana

The AgroBarn is harnessing the power of simple technology to help smallholder farmers improve production yield through our services we offer them such as help them aggregate, off take and also help provide funds for this farmers.

Company: The AgroBarn Limited
Country: Nigeria
Value Chain: Technology & Innovation
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The AgroBarn is harnessing the power of simple technology to help smallholder farmers improve production yield through our services we offer them such as help them aggregate, off take and also help provide funds for this farmers.

Company: The AgroBarn Limited
Country: Nigeria
Value Chain: Technology & Innovation
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Provide farmers with protection and advice to enable them maximise their potentials using technology and data. With affordable insurance, Pula is increasing and protecting the incomes of smallholder farmers.

Company: Pula Advisors
Country: Kenya
Value Chain: Technology & innovation,  Financial Services
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Dominique Kavuisya

Taimba’s B2B mobile platform connects rural small scale farmers with urban traders & digitising payments. Taimba aims to create a ready market while streamlining the agricultural value chain to improve price stability and reduce post-harvest losses.

Company: Taimba
Country: Kenya
Value Chain: Technology & innovation
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Taimba’s B2B mobile platform connects rural small scale farmers with urban traders & digitising payments. Taimba aims to create a ready market while streamlining the agricultural value chain to improve price stability and reduce post-harvest losses.

Company: Taimba
Country: Kenya
Value Chain: Technology & innovation
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Eric Rutayisire

With the use of drone imaging technology, Charis UAS detects crop variability and disease. Charis UAS also provides pesticide spraying services using drones at 40 times the speed of traditional methods. The combination of these services help drive down costs for farmers as well as crop wastage.

Company: Charis UAS
Country: Rwanda
Value Chain: Technology & innovation
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With the use of drone imaging technology, Charis UAS detects crop variability and disease. Charis UAS also provides pesticide spraying services using drones at 40 times the speed of traditional methods. The combination of these services help drive down costs for farmers as well as crop wastage.

Company: Charis UAS
Country: Rwanda
Value Chain: Technology & innovation
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CowTribe provides subscription-based services such as cow vaccinations, veterinary services and livestock health monitoring and well-being to farmers.

Company: CowTribe
Country: Ghana
Value Chain: Extension Services, Technology & Innovation
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Ayo Oluwajoba Okediji

AgroInfoTech Africa is Nigeria’s first ICT for Agriculture company having started operations in 2007 offering digital consulting services to several agribusinesses. In 2015, AgroInfoTech pioneered Nigeria’s first AgriFood Innovation Center, RITE AgriFood Labs with a mission to leverage emerging technologies to create and drive innovation platforms towards the increasing impact of agri-food research and the promotion of improved sustainable livelihood for stakeholders across the value chain.

Through the RITE AgriFood Labs, AgroInfoTech Africa believes the synergy between Research, Innovation and Technology, can trigger enterprise development by engaging youths to create innovative solutions to take smallholder farmers out of poverty, achieve zero hunger and positive social impact.

Company: AgroInfoTech Africa
Country: Nigeria
Value Chain: Technology & Innovation

Website: http://www.agroinfotech.org

AgroInfoTech Africa is Nigeria’s first ICT for Agriculture company having started operations in 2007 offering digital consulting services to several agribusinesses. In 2015, AgroInfoTech pioneered Nigeria’s first AgriFood Innovation Center, RITE AgriFood Labs with a mission to leverage emerging technologies to create and drive innovation platforms towards the increasing impact of agri-food research and the promotion of improved sustainable livelihood for stakeholders across the value chain.

Through the RITE AgriFood Labs, AgroInfoTech Africa believes the synergy between Research, Innovation and Technology, can trigger enterprise development by engaging youths to create innovative solutions to take smallholder farmers out of poverty, achieve zero hunger and positive social impact.

Company: AgroInfoTech Africa
Country: Nigeria
Value Chain: Technology & Innovation

Website: http://www.agroinfotech.org

Natalie Miller

GreenFingers Mobile provides a mobile technology platform which manages and finances large groups of smallholder farmers in value chains. It uses real time big data, to reduce transaction costs and enable the efficient inclusion of smallholder farmers in global value chains.

Company: GreenFingers Mobile
Country: South Africa
Value Chain: Financial Services, Technology & Innovation

Website: https://greenfingersmobile.com/

GreenFingers Mobile provides a mobile technology platform which manages and finances large groups of smallholder farmers in value chains. It uses real time big data, to reduce transaction costs and enable the efficient inclusion of smallholder farmers in global value chains.

Company: GreenFingers Mobile
Country: South Africa
Value Chain: Financial Services, Technology & Innovation

Website: https://greenfingersmobile.com/

Jehiel Oliver

Founded in 2014, Hello Tractor is an award winning agtech social enterprise that focuses on connecting tractor owners and smallholder farmers across emerging markets through a farm equipment sharing application. We have over the years emerged as the leading provider of technology solutions designed for the tractor services market, capturing 75% of private commercial tractor inflows to Nigeria, expanding to a total of 10 markets across the continent as well as reaching well over 250,000 smallholder farmers.

Hello Tractor’s solution begins with a low-cost hardware monitoring device that can be installed on any tractor, connecting it to the Hello Tractor cloud for remote data tracking and analytics. By expanding tractors’ serviceable geography, Hello Tractor enables owners to grow their business, providing employment opportunities for service providers and rural booking agents. By creating equitable access to tractor services, Hello Tractor enables smallholder farmers to earn more and grow more, improving livelihoods and food security for their families and communities.

Company: Hello Tractor
Country: Nigeria
Value Chain: Technology & innovation
Website: https://www.hellotractor.com/home

Founded in 2014, Hello Tractor is an award winning agtech social enterprise that focuses on connecting tractor owners and smallholder farmers across emerging markets through a farm equipment sharing application. We have over the years emerged as the leading provider of technology solutions designed for the tractor services market, capturing 75% of private commercial tractor inflows to Nigeria, expanding to a total of 10 markets across the continent as well as reaching well over 250,000 smallholder farmers.

Hello Tractor’s solution begins with a low-cost hardware monitoring device that can be installed on any tractor, connecting it to the Hello Tractor cloud for remote data tracking and analytics. By expanding tractors’ serviceable geography, Hello Tractor enables owners to grow their business, providing employment opportunities for service providers and rural booking agents. By creating equitable access to tractor services, Hello Tractor enables smallholder farmers to earn more and grow more, improving livelihoods and food security for their families and communities.

Company: Hello Tractor
Country: Nigeria
Value Chain: Technology & innovation
Website: https://www.hellotractor.com/home

Beatrice Gakuba

AWAN Afrika is an agribusiness network that focuses on supporting women in agribusiness. It provides a repository of information pertaining to agricultural value and supply chains. AWAN also provides a digital platform that connects women in agribusiness with export, import and agricultural technology firms.

Company: AWAN Afrika
Country: Kenya
Value Chain: Technology & Innovation
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AWAN Afrika is an agribusiness network that focuses on supporting women in agribusiness. It provides a repository of information pertaining to agricultural value and supply chains. AWAN also provides a digital platform that connects women in agribusiness with export, import and agricultural technology firms.

Company: AWAN Afrika
Country: Kenya
Value Chain: Technology & Innovation
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Martin Stimela

A subsidiary of Brastrone that focuses on revolutionising agriculture in Botswana. A USSD application connecting farmers to other members of the value chain. It allows service providers create online stores. Additionally, it provides updates from buyers, sellers, farmers, merchants, the Ministry of Agriculture and short term loan opportunities.

Company: mAgri
Country: Botswana
Value Chain: Value Additon, Information Communication Technology
Website: http://www.magri.co.bw

A subsidiary of Brastrone that focuses on revolutionising agriculture in Botswana. A USSD application connecting farmers to other members of the value chain. It allows service providers create online stores. Additionally, it provides updates from buyers, sellers, farmers, merchants, the Ministry of Agriculture and short term loan opportunities.

Company: mAgri
Country: Botswana
Value Chain: Value Additon, Information Communication Technology
Website: http://www.magri.co.bw