Who We Are
we are an Agritech startup, the mission is to eliminate extreme poverty in Africa by improving livestock, crop yield, and overall farming productivity. we are bringing the fusion of intelligent electronic sensors, IoT and analytics to empower African farmers to make data-driven decisions thereby reducing wastage and increasing profit. we also provide these farmers with an electronic farm diary which is like a Farm Management solution, it simplifies the business of farming by helping farmers record activities, tracks inventory, prevent waste, manage employees, manages finances, organize business calendar, record incidences (say, pest and disease outbreaks), track profitability. with our advanced computational models, the farmer gets actionable insight via SMS and email
At Farmspeak Technology, we are focused on serving the following segments of customers:
Farmers: Farmers acquire our PenKeep device. We provide analytics to help them turn farming into a business. They use fsManager to improve record keeping while fsPrices ensures they have better ideas on the prices of produce in major cities around them to help them bargain better with middlemen and merchants.
Investors: Our fsInsight pro is engineered to help people who want invested in agriculture have confidence doing so through independent hard data which they can rely upon. Combining these data, the investor will understand their risks. The fsInsight is a subscription service to these class of customers.
Commodity Traders: We generate hard data which can help predict agriculture yield across regions. Commodity traders rely on this data to improve their models with hard data. They have access to temperature, humidity, airquality, rainfall, soil nutrients, soil conductivity, pest and disease outbreaks etc. We offer this via a subscription service and all data anonymized.
Merchants/Buyers: With fsMarkets, Farmspeak farmers make their products available for people to buy. They post when they plan to harvest and try to lock up sales ahead of time. This is supported with independent data from Farmspeak to ensure every trade happens as advertised.