Backpack Farm Agriculture Program (Medea Group)
Aggreagating packages of green agri-tech and training exclusively to smallholder farmers in Kenya with multi-functional impacts.
More than 20 million people in the Horn of Africa are in need of food aid. Simultaenously, the region offers production from an estimated 80-100 million smallholder farmers producing on 2-5 acres of land, 80% produced by women. Tthe Backpack Farm Agriculture Program (BPF) is is a modular system of green agri-tech inputs supporting production of 10 crop families packaged in ¼, ½ and 1 acre units coupled with finance & training.