Good Agricultural Practices

Provision of real-time and on-demand information on farming best Practices

Accurate Weather Information

Access to daily weather Information for pre-harvest and post-harvest farming activities to facilitate adequate planning

Sourcing Genuine and Quality Inputs

We provide information to access quality and genuine inputs

Commodity Pricing

Access to farm gate and premium markets prices for crop commodities as well as market linkage that attracts maximum profits on farm produce

Business and Financial Literacy

Provision of business advisory and financial tips on crop budgeting and farm management

Animal Health and Livestock Production

Run health diagnosis to determine vaccines to administer to your animals

What is Farm Aid ?

Farm Aid is a technology solution that adopts pull and push system using short message service (SMS), Interactive Voice Response (IVR), Web and farmer call center to engage and provide information on good agricultural practices(GAP) as it relates to crop production, market prices of crops, weather information, business advisory, market linkage, farm inputs sourcing, livestock production and animal health to smallholder farmers. As well as providing a channel which farmers can ask questions on the different aspects of their processes.

Services & Features

Farm Aid is an integrated Agriculture extension portal that has a call centre of agricultural experts where you can send in your questions via SMS or make a call to the farmer call center to speak to an expert for instant help on agri-related challenges. Once you sign up, you will also receive agri tips on crop and livestock, market prices and weather updates.

Good Agricultural Practices (GAP)

Instant SMS on farming best practice. For market actors, deliver your message to Farm Aid’s large database of profiled farmers, to build your products’ brand awareness and increase sales..

Weather Advisory Services

Accurate weather information sourced from proven and reliable weather service provider to help smallholder farmer plan their processes.

Animal Health & Livestock Production

Paravets and Community Animal health workers (CAHW) can subscribe to access information on the diagnosis, treatment and vaccines for animal diseases and sicknesses.

Business Advisory & financial literacy

Provision of business advisory and financial tips on crop budgeting and farm management in order to understand the economics of production before accessing loans and other input credit.

Access to Quality Inputs

Access to genuine/improved crop inputs from trusted input suppliers and seed companies

Market Linkage & Commodity Pricing

Get updated information on the prices of food crops to inform your decision on where to sell and when to sell, also get access to information on the demands of premium buyers.

Pricing for Farmers

Farmers can choose from the two options below

Free ₦0

GAP tips on 1 Crop
Information request via SMS(1 SMS/month)
Weekly Weather updates
Farm gate commodity pricing
Occasional SMS from value chain actors

Premium ₦2,000

GAP tips on 4 Crops
Information request via SMS(4 SMS/month)
Daily, Weekly, monthly & seasonal weather updates
Commodity prices from premium buyers
Access to expert agronomists via a call center
Alerts on new seed varieties
Occasional SMS from value chain market actors
Monthly business tips on crop budgeting
Farmers Onboarded
Informative SMS Sent
Call Engagement

Value Chain Actors

If you are a value chain actor, you can provide services to smallholder farmers via this platform


Our Partners

Propcom Mai-karfi National Veterinary Research Institute (NVRI) Open Weather Map National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services (NAERLS) The Tony Elumelu Foundation
The Tony Elumelu Foundation

Reach Us

You can reach us in any of the following ways. We look forward to hearing from you.

Send us an email
Call Us +234 (0) 906 239 0503