Rabobank delegation pays visit to Agrics
Last week a delegation of Rabobank Foundation paid a visit to Agrics Kenya. one of Agrics' investors. Albert Boogaard (Head of International Programs), Madelon Pfeiffer (Program Manager Africa) and Sonali Ruparelia (Financial Inclusion and Socio-Economic Development Expert) combined an already planned trip to Kenya with a field visit to Agrics area of operations for a first-hand experience of on-the-ground activities. Besides being informed on and discussing the challenges and opportunities of providing smallholder farmers with inputs on credit, the visitors also learned about Geodatics, one of Agrics’ innovative projects. Geodatics makes use of geodata includingsatellite data to create a tailor made advice for farmers for their plot of land. The visitors and the local team spoke about project progress and explored new opportunities in this area.