Graduate Farmer is a social enterprise founded in 2015 that connects farmers to Practical “Hands On” Training, Affordable Drip Irrigation Kits, Solar Pumps, Agricultural Information and Consultation. Since its founding in 2015, Graduate Farmer has undergone many changes in both business, structure and content which has seen it grow to become a trusted source of inspiration and growth for young farmers in Kenya. Its main aim is to empower and guide the youth and women from becoming job seekers to creators through agribusiness value chain.
With the increase rate of unemployment among the youth in Kenya, agribusiness is the best option to get empowered economically. It has good returns and requires little capital input. However there are many challenges ranging from drought, skills, information and equipment that affects success if someone was to get into farming. Graduate Farmer aims to provide agricultural solutions to not just beginner farmers but all farmers in Kenya and make farming a profitable and enjoyable venture to do.We’re also on Facebook and Twitter so stop by and say hi.