MyFarmbase is an Agritech social enterprise that provides agritech and agribusiness training and capacity building to young people. We also plug our youth graduate to agritech jobs, self-employment and entrepreneurship opportunities.
We are a community of successful Agritech-preneurs, agro-industry stakeholders, farmers, regulators, financiers, enthusiasts and certified agri-consultants, with over 10,600 learners and 25,000+ community members. We are building a community that will lead agribusiness development in Africa, providing mentorship, support, knowledge and opportunities to young people .
MyFarmbase started in 2017 with a goal to empower youths with Agritech jobs and entrepreneurship Opportunities through engaging in practical and online learning, stimulating class activities and industry-relevant tasks. In 2018, we had our first Agritech Lab training programme for about 100 youths funded by Pollination grant and since then till date, we have hosted over 10,000 youths in our highly intensive and immersive training program.
MyFarmbase has partnered, received support and recognition from The Pollination Project, Bayer Crop Science USA, The Future Project, The Future Awards, Ogun Tech Hub, Stanbic IBTC Bank, Sterling Bank, Techpoint, Binkabi, Social Media for Social Good Award, Soilless Farm Lab, BIC Farms Concept and many other companies and esteemed individuals.
MyFarmbase is synonymous with “Agricultural Technologies” and has received several awards both locally and internationally for being at the forefront of driving the use of technology in Nigeria.
In 2020, in the wake of the pandemic, we built our online learning platform and marketplace through which thousands of farmers and young people across 15+ countries have been trained by our global network of Instructors and Faculty. In the next decade, our goal is to build the Next Generation of Agripreneurs (NGA) – a community of 1 million people IN AFRICA.