Seed Round Convertible Equity
$50K raised
$50K target raise
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Joseph Gridley
Admin
Joseph Gridley Head of Foundation tackling hunger and malnutrition with entrepreneurialism.
In India, 65% of the farmers are small and marginal holder farmers, who mostly rely on cultivation of perishable horticulture crops, but lack access to adequate storage infrastructure for their produce, at the farm level. .Due to the non-availability of proper storage facility at farm, they are forced to crash sell their harvest at market prices dictated by the middlemen or wholesalers to avoid wastage. Moreover, the farmer also lack reliable market information system to know about prevailing and expected market prices in the nearby markets. This results in tendency to sell their produce below the highest possible value in most of the cases.
To bridge this infrastructure and information gap, we aim to provide two technology interventions accessible to them:
1) A cost-effective and efficient, decentralized solar-powered micro cooling stations at farm-level which can be used by a farmer group or a co-operative.
2) A market analytics software tool, in form of a mobile app or SMS se...
In India, 65% of the farmers are small and marginal holder farmers, who mostly rely on cultivation of perishable horticulture crops, but lack access to adequate storage infrastructure for their produce, at the farm level. .Due to the non-availability of proper storage facility at farm, they are forced to crash sell their harvest at market prices dictated by the middlemen or wholesalers to avoid wastage. Moreover, the farmer also lack reliable market information system to know about prevailing and expected market prices in the nearby markets. This results in tendency to sell their produce below the highest possible value in most of the cases.
To bridge this infrastructure and information gap, we aim to provide two technology interventions accessible to them:
1) A cost-effective and efficient, decentralized solar-powered micro cooling stations at farm-level which can be used by a farmer group or a co-operative.
2) A market analytics software tool, in form of a mobile app or SMS service, which will help farmers know the estimated price of their produce over the minimum storage period, so as to help them decide when and in which nearby market to sell their produce to maximize the value of the harvest.
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Joseph Gridley
Admin
Joseph Gridley Head of Foundation tackling hunger and malnutrition with entrepreneurialism.