Farmcrowdy, one of Nigeria’s foremost agri-tech startup has launched its agric commodities marketplace.
Its called FarmGate Africa.
This new platform connect local farmers with buyers.
This new subsidiary for the Farmcrowdy Group that has been in the works for several months.
“We recognize the huge gap that has existed for the longest time now in the agricultural value chain as a result of an unstructured marketplace where prices are not regulated, and difficulties are experienced because product specifications cannot be met,” the company said in a statement.
“The need to overcome this challenge led us to embark on a major project doing market research, meeting with farmers from several regions in the country, setting up a secure platform and finally putting together a team that will drive this solution.”
Operating with the core values of the Farmcrowdy Group, Farmgate Africa is the solution to the problems facing market access such as ineffective communication, duplicate products, unregulated prices, poor after-sales service and more.
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