M-Farm is a transparency tool for Kenyan farmers where they simply SMS the number 3555 to get information pertaining to the retail price of their products, buy their farm inputs directly from manufacturers at favorable prices, and find buyers for their produce. M-Farm gives farmers up-to-date market information link farmers to buyers through our marketplace and current agri-trends.
M-Farm Services on SMS:
How it works: M-Farm offers smallholder farmer with three services: price information, collective crop selling, and collective input buying. They are currently collecting wholesale market price information on 42 crops in five markets in Kenya. Pricing information is collected daily through independent data collectors using geocoding to ensure that the prices are being collected from wholesale traders actually located in each market.
Get M-Farm Services on Android:
How it works: Power up you samsung android mobile device. Head to your samsung store app. Hit categories and go to Utility Category. Search for 'mfarm' under that category.
Our application is free So just hit Download and get real time crop prices from M-Farm. We have a selection of 42 crops to start and prices from 5 Major Towns in Kenya. The application delivers the latest prices for over the past 5 days of the week. We collect prices Monday to Saturday. Download and start making deals based on current market prices no matter based on the nearest market we are reporting from.
Publicly available: yes
Countries where available: Worldwide
Price range (USD): Free
Available online: yes
If you are aware of any updates to the M-Farm project please complete the form or send an email to [email protected]