Agrics News

Affordable crop insurance for smallholder farmers

ICS, Agrics, Dutch insurance company Achmea, reinsurer Swiss Re, satellite data expert EARS and Kenyan insurance company UAP join forces to develop an accessible and affordable insurance product for s...

Posted on: 04 May 2017
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Improving poultry business

In the second half of 2016 Agrics Kenya made several improvements to it's poultry business: We increased the capacity at the poultry centre to an average of 15,000 day old chickens at any given po...

Posted on: 01 May 2017
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Loan repayment time

Agrics offers smallholder farmers the opportunity to buy certified seeds and fertilizer by paying in installments, free of interest. The farmers are given around eight months to repay for the costs. T...

Posted on: 28 April 2017
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CAN distribution in Kenya

At the beginning of April, Agrics Kenya distributed the ordered bags of CAN fertilizer to smallholder farmers. CAN, which stands for Calcium Ammonium Nitrate, is used as a so called 'top dress'; when ...

Posted on: 12 April 2017
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Beating the drought

Meet Joseph, Community Sales Leader for Agrics in a small village in the north of Tanzania. "Every evening the men in this village come together for coffee and a chat", Joseph begins his story. "We ta...

Posted on: 27 March 2017
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