What We Offer
Financing – credit facilities
We have partnered with financial institutions such as Stanbic to offer our farmers various financial services that enables them access various inputs right from planting through to harvesting. The financial services include a credit facility, insurance and a savings platform. For the credit facility, farmers can apply for input loans by dialing *944#; they receive a loan voucher which is redeemable against the farm inputs at any of the DigiFarm Depot.
Digifarm also offers the Kenyan small holder farmer Area Yield insurance that covers them from losses due to extreme natural calamities like excessive rainfall, hailstones, floods, drought, etc. Our insurance partners include Pula and Acre Africa. In addition, we have also partnered with Stanbic to give the farmer Credit Life insurance in case of death, at an affordable rate.
DigiFarm has also partnered with various Input Manufacturers and local agrovets that enable farmers purchase quality and affordable input.
Through our partner Arifu, Digifarm facilitates custom made Agronomy content that is availed to the farmer at no cost in an easily consumable format to enable them to learn and bridge the knowledge gap. The learning material is available in text and video too via *944# and the DigiFarm App.
Remote Extension Support
Digifarm has enlisted several Agronomy specialists who offer remote extension services to its farmer base and this is available during normal working hours on *944#.
Digifarm has partner with Safaricom PLC to offer a customized credit facility to its farmer base access to smart phones at an affordable rate on the affordable payment plan “Lipa mdogo mdogo”