EKiBBO Farming Services and their digitalization journey with eProd, powered by Rabo Foundation

Uganda’s economy heavily relies on farming, with over 80% of the population engaged in the agricultural sector. The country boasts fertile land capable of feeding millions of people, yet only a small portion is currently utilized. This underutilization represents a significant opportunity for agricultural expansion and productivity. Despite its potential, Uganda’s farming faces challenges like …

Digitalization Challenge. Featuring Zayn Agro

From beads to cotton: Zayn Agro and their digitalization journey with eProd, powered by Rabo Foundation

Cotton is this amazing, versatile product that we find in many forms in our daily life. Yet, even though everyone knows its use within the clothing industry, it is often forgotten that the cotton plant does not only yield lint but also seeds that are used for the production of edible oil, biofuel and animal …

eProd partners with AgroCares to offer affordable soil testing and soil nutrients agronomic advice

Nutrient advisory services now fully integrated: Promoting healthy soils with affordable nutrient advice to individual farmers 

Soil testing can help farmers to know the current condition of their soil, and how to improve it for optimal crop growth. A soil test can also help farmers avoid over-fertilization, which harms the environment and wastes money. It can test for nutrients such as nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, calcium, magnesium, sulfur, and other trace elements.   …

Product branding through traceability

Product branding through traceability: the case of saffron in Afghanistan 

As the vibrant crocuses bloom under the sun, saffron pickers harvest the brightly colored flowers, marking the start of the new saffron harvest season in Afghanistan. Saffron isn’t just a vibrant addition to cuisines worldwide; it’s a spice valued for both its flavor and medicinal properties. It is also one of limited number of high …

Digital Transformation – Catalyzing a More Nutritious Food System – ICT For Ag 2023

About a year ago, the Harvest Plus team under the IFPRI programme reached out to eProd Solutions with the request to use eProd for the introduction of biofortified seed varieties in Zimbabwe. As much as the seed varieties they promote are appreciated by both farmers and millers, there was an initial resistance on the ground. …

eProd Solutions collaborates with SNV CRAFT to promote sustainable agriculture

East Africa faces significant challenges due to climate change. Rising temperatures, unpredictable rainfall, and more frequent extreme weather events are affecting agriculture, natural resources, and food security. In response to these challenges, the SNV CRAFT project is making a positive impact by bringing together various stakeholders and service providers. eProd Solutions is a partner in …

FreshCrop has chosen eProd to drive Irish potato seed production and distribution 

Potatoes are the second most consumed food crop in Kenya, with approximately 800,000 smallholder farms growing them on 158,000 hectares of land. However, certified potato seed production in Kenya accounts for less than 2% of the demand. This lack of access to quality seed and planting materials contributes to high disease rates in crops, lower …

eProd Solutions introduces the RiceAdvice app 

The Africa Rice Center (AfricaRice), one of our partners is a pan-African Center of rice research and development. AfricaRice is leading the way in rice research and development, increasing productivity and profitability of rice-based agribusinesses in Africa.  The Africa Rice Centre developed a smart application, RiceAdvice that provides detailed rice production advice. This advice is …