Virtual warehouse allows farmers timely access to inputs

A virtual warehouse is assisting agro input companies conveniently reach farmers saving them cost and time at a time when delayed farmer access to farming materials has been blamed for delayed planting and ultimately poor harvest. Dubbed iProcure the innovation is already being used by seve[...]

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Julius Omondi for Farmbizafrica

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Bob Koigi for Farmbizafrica

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Bob Koigi for Farmbizafrica

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