Root Capital

Root Capital

Root Capital Venture: Root Capital invests in the growth of agricultural enterprises that support smallholder farmers. They seek out and serve enterprises whose credit needs are too big for microfinance and too small or risky for commercial banks. Project: Build a...
One Acre Fund

One Acre Fund

One Acre Fund Venture: One Acre Fund helps more than 800,000 smallholder farmers grow their way out of poverty and hunger by delivering vital training, seeds, fertilizer, credit, and access to markets. Project: Design marketing processes to source talent for priority...
myAgro

myAgro

myAgro Venture: myAgro is pioneering a mobile layaway model that enables farmers to invest their own funds in high-quality seed, fertilizer, tools, and agricultural training to significantly increase their harvests and income. Project: Launch a call center to increase...
Farmerline (2020)

Farmerline (2020)

Farmerline Venture: Farmerline uses mobile technology to connect farmers in Ghana to information and vital services that increase profit. Project: Use digital marketing to attract new agribusiness partners. Expert: Jason Grunberg, CMO, CM Group Read more about...
Babban Gona (2020)

Babban Gona (2020)

Babban Gona Venture: Babban Gona serves small networks of smallholder farmers in Nigeria with a model created specifically to attract youth. Members receive development and training, credit, agricultural inputs, marketing support, and other key services, leading to...
Farmerline (2019)

Farmerline (2019)

Farmerline Venture: Farmerline uses mobile technology to connect farmers in Ghana to information and vital services that increase profit. Project: Farmerline partnered with Rippleworks to improve and scale its mobile app. Expert: Pushkar Modi, Engineering Manager,...