Owning a cow or other livestock is not an easy thing. Of course, if your family has owned cows for...
“iCow Global gives YOU the opportunity to Co-Farm with farmers that have registered on the iCow Global service
working with them to improving their Ag knowledge.”
The challenges faced by most small holder farmers is often related to livestock feeding and disease management where lack of adequate knowledge in these two key areas results in unhealthy livestock and low yields. iCow research data since 2011 has shown that farmers using iCow are capable of improving their yields and incomes within as short a period as 3 months. By Co- Farming with us you ensure that a farmer(s) receives 3 content rich SMS each week for a period of one year!
We love SMS’s! They can be shared, thus you as as a Co -Farmer can create a ripple effect through the farming community too!
It is our collective responsibility to invest in food production.
Me , You, Everyone.
We ALL eat.
What We Offer
Below is a collection of assorted agricultural content that is drip fed to registered Kenyan farmers 3 SMS a week.
We link your content selection to farmers who have registered to iCow Global enabling YOU to provide them with much needed agricultural knowledge.
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"The greatest and only justification for what we do is in the success stories of iCow farmers".
As part quality assurance and part curiosity and passion, we are implementing a new system in Customer Care where we call 5-10 farmers every day. We are curious to know the following.
In Sept 2010 we did an in house survey of a focus group of farmers who had registered for 3 information prompts a week. Seven months later in Jan 2012 we repeated the survey of the same group. The results indicate that iCow is reaching it’s core objective of enabling small holder farmers increase productivity, and more!