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Sunday, December 11, 2016

Farmcrowdy; farming for you.

Farmcrowdy; farming for you. Agriculture is the next goldmine with every country looking at how to feed the ever increasing population without disrupting the ecosystem while looking for innovative ways to farm,feed and ensure food security. Farming like many have suggested as plan out of the ditch of depression,everybody is moving to the farm directly or indirectly. Farming can be simple or complex depending on how your mode of action and approach,but the basic requirement is determine the type of farming you want to dabble in ,acquire knowledge and skill of how-to-then start. The learning curve is shorter now as you can actually get experts to farm for you,simply by investing and after stipulated time get paid. This is the summary of farmcrowdy,Nigeria's 1st Digital Agriculture Platform focused on connecting farm sponsors with real farmers in order to increase food production while promoting youth participation in Agriculture. Farmcrowdy is an agric-tech platform that gives Nigerians the opportunity to invest in Agriculture by selecting the kind of farms they want to sponsor. We use the investors funds secure the land, engage the farmer, plant the seeds, insure the farmers and farm produce, complete the full farming cycle, sell the harvest and then pay the investor a return for their investment. While this farm process is on-going, the farm sponsors are able to keep track of the full-cycle by getting updates in text, pictures and videos. Agriculture just got so simple, you can actually be in Lagos and have a tomato farm in the north or poultry in Oyo and you will not break any sweat as your investments are safe and secured.All farms are insured and there is an off takers arrangement, this is so cool. Continue