Icanfarm has partnered with farmers in Ahero Irrigation Scheme to farm pishori rice at commercial scale. A market for the produce has been secured with plans for processing to create more value to farmers and investors. Rice is a staple food in Kenya with high consumption against low production. Up to 80% of the rice consumed in Kenya is imported yet the country has leading irrigation schemes that can produce throughout the year.
Your investment covers:
Farm preparation and management for a farm unit
Farm inputs (seeds, organic fertiliser, etc)
Crop insurance (multi-peril)
Farm investors/sponsors will receive updates on project status through photos and realtime videos. Farm visits can be arranged for investors/sponsors only.
Africa's premier crowdfarming platform. Founded in 2018 with a vision to enable food security while creating farm profits. The startup identifies viable farm ventures based on market demand and pools resources from investors to enable farming as a business. The platform also leverages on mobile technology and farm cooperatives to enable successful farm ventures