Blog

March 9, 2017

The stars are aligned for myAgro! With a generous grant through Salesforce.org’s Force for Change program, myAgro will make enhancements to its mobile platform in preparation for its work with Savings Groups. Globally, there are more than 12 million active… Read more→

October 3, 2016

As part of our new field initiative designed to benefit women farmers, myAgro now offers additional vegetables and crops for choice planting. This harvest season, we are seeing the immediate benefits of our new okra and peanut bundle programs! Vegetables… Read more→

September 1, 2016

Great news! As of September 2016, myAgro is now an official recipient of a Stage I: Proof of Concept award from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). This year-round grant competition selects innovative ideas, pilots and tests them using… Read more→

February 16, 2016

Before myAgro expands to a new region, field agents meet with local leaders and attend town meetings to engage in conversation about the needs and desires of the community and to ensure myAgro is a good fit. This participatory approach… Read more→

February 11, 2016

At first glance weeds may not seem like the biggest concern for farmers in West Africa — Farmers are faced with seemingly larger environmental problems like an ongoing drought and nutrient-depleted soils. However, myAgro female farmers who grow peanuts said… Read more→

February 4, 2016

Written by Anushka Ratnayake, Founder & Executive Director It’s hard to imagine that myAgro’s award-winning technology platform began on a simple Excel spreadsheet back in 2011. As the organization grew, it was clear myAgro needed to transition to a technology… Read more→