DigiFarm is an integrated mobile platform that offers farmers convenient, one-stop access to a suite of products, including financial and credit services, quality farm products and customized information on farming best practices. DigiFarm helps agribusinesses and small holding farmers share information and transact more easily.
DigiFarm’s vision is to make the small holder farmer wealthier from the same piece of land by addressing the following gaps;
- Knowledge on best farming practices
- Quality inputs
- Access to financial services – credit & insurance
- Access to markets
How does a farmer access the DigiFarm service?
To access any service on the platform, the farmer should dial *283# and then select a service of their choice.
To register dial *283#, select ‘Register’ and follow the instructions. You will then receive a confirmation message.
Discounted Farm Inputs
Farmers on the platform will have access to discounted farm inputs from farm depots such us iProcure.
Access to Information
Farmers will be able to access information about livestock and crops and learn about farming best practices.
Farmers will get access to loan facilities on the platform to purchase inputs such as feeds, seeds and fertilizers from the farm depot.
Registered farmers will have access to market services where they can sell their produce at favourable rates.
This feature enables registered farmers to create a profile, view their details and edit their information.