One Acre Fund supplies smallholder farmers with the financing and training they need to grow their way out of hunger and poverty. Instead of giving handouts, we invest in farmers to generate a permanent gain in farm income. We supply a complete service bundle of seeds and fertilizer, financing, training, and market facilitation— and we deliver these services within walking distance of over 800,000 rural farmers we serve. \\We measure success in our ability to make farmers more prosperous and we always put Farmers First. www.oneacrefund.org
One Acre Fund is a non-profit organization that supplies smallholder farmers in East Africa with financing and training. The company provides subsistence farmers with tools, seed, fertilizers and offers market access, agricultural training, and weather-related risk insurance against potential harvest loss. One Acre Fund was founded by ERIC POHLMAN and Andrew Youn in 2006 and is headquartered in Bungoma, Kenya.
A Business Solution for Smallholder Farmers.
Smallholder farmers living in remote places need support in more than one area. We provide a complete set of services within walking distance of the farmers we serve. Our service bundle includes:
1. Financing for farm inputs
2. Distribution of seed and fertilizer
3. Training on agricultural techniques
4. Market facilitation to maximize profits from harvest sales
Farming is the dominant economic activity of the world’s poor. One Acre Fund makes that activity significantly more productive. We are growing as fast as possible to capture an incredible opportunity.......Read More