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Agri11   workshop iv-yariv kedar - emrc Agri11 workshop iv-yariv kedar - emrc Presentation Transcript

  • Amiran Farmer’s Kit (AFK) Sustainable Agriculture Agribusiness A New Dawn in African AgricultureEngaging The Privet Sector for Africans Agri- Food Growth18 Oct 2011By Yariv Kedar- President Sustainable Agriculture- Balton group& Head Of Agro Division- Amiran Kenya
  • Irrigation systemsGreenhousesAgro-chemicalsFertilizersSeedsIntegrated Projects
  • The Amiran Farmer’s KitImproving Food SecurityAnd LivelihoodsFor Small Scale Farmers
  • Conservation agricultureEfficient use of water
  • Strong Durable CoverDesigned To Fit On a Simple pickup
  • Gravity drip system & Collapsible Water Tank
  • PersonalChemicals Protective& EquipmentFertilizers for one season (In Green house &Out doors) Durable Knap-sack Sprayer
  • Complete Nursery Set
  • Amiran Gold Medal Seeds •Hybrid•High Yielding
  • AFK Training • Adjusted to Global GAP Standards • Learning Modern Agriculture • AFK Maintenance1. Knowledge • Season Strategy2. Do-how • Marketing3. Quality inputs
  • AFK Agro Support •Amiran Agronomist Assigned to Farmer from the Start: •Ongoing Agricultural Advise •Seasonal Follow Up •Emphasis on Best Practices •Achieving Higher Yields
  • Amiran Farmers Kit Includes all the Following :1.The Farmers 7. Fertilizers (to cover for one Greenhouse (Could be season of crop). 15m x 8m or 24m x 8m). 8. Agro- Chemicals (to cover for 2. Drip irrigation system one season of crop). (to cover 1/8 of an acre) 9 Personal Protective Equipment 3. Collapsible tank. (Overall, Cartridge mask and Gloves). 4. Farmer’s sprayer. 10. Training. 5. Seeds (Green house crop and open field). 11. Agronomic Support for one SEASON - Sustainability – 6. Full Nursery Set Partnerships. 12. Insurance
  • Points to Emphasize•Farmers Must Succeed •“Farmer proof” components•Strength Through Partnerships •Advocacy•Raise Awareness to Modern •Project Oriented Approach Farming Methods •Individual Client Approach
  • Partnerships – Finance “Together For The Farmers” Amiran Signs MOU with Equity Bank Kenya Women’s Finance Trust Sign MOU Offering To Finance Loans For The Amiran Farmer’s Kit The Amiran Farmer’s Kit Women in Kenya To More Than 300,000
  • Additional AFK Partners•World Bank •Religious Centers•USAID •Universities•AMREF •Zep-RE (COMESA)•EU •Care International•Goal Ireland •Africa Wildlife Foundation•Kenya Red Cross •National Parks•FAO •World Vision•Hope Worldwide •Rotary club in Kenya•Government Ministries •Religious Centers•Lutheran Federation •Universities•IMO •Research Institutes•Constituency Development Funds •Foundations•UNDP •Producer’s Federations•Environment Groups •Panaac•GIZ •And more…..
  • President Kibaki –Kenya & Minister of Prime Minister Raila – KenyaCorporative Joe Nyaga Deputy Prime Minister Of IsraelVice President -Kenya Kalonzo Musyoka Avigdor Liberman
  • AFK for sustainable Development / FoodFood Agricultural Organization (FAO) & SecurityInternational Migration Organization (IMO) North Arid Land –Kakuma & Dadahb Refugee Camp Kitui Project– AFKs • Over 300 People Trained
  • Partnerships – Projects Red Cross•Schools & Groups Across Eastern & Northern Kenya•AFKs on Kenya Coast•Each School AFK with 2 Greenhouses
  • Kenya Red Cross- Waldar Project NE Kenya
  • Kenya Red Cross- Waldar Project NE Kenya
  • AFK for youth + Schools, Next Generation Farmers/ Farming is cool
  • Yata Tomato GROWINGTradition Vs AFK
  • AFK for youth + Schools, Next Generation Farmers/ Farming is cool Kits at Schools by M.P. Hon C. Kilonzo at Yatta
  • Hon. Wythkilff Oparanya- Minister ofplanning, vision 2030 at Matu girls school
  • AFK for youth +Schools, NextGeneration Farmers/ School!Farming is coolUniversity of Nairobi
  • AFK & WOMENS GROUPS Donated by Ambassador of Israel
  • AFK & Womens Groups, Isiolo- Kenya Bought By Donated Loan Income of By World given by 1st AFK Vision KWFT
  • AFK & WOMENS GROUPSEuropean Union (EU) Projects
  • AFK & WOMENS GROUPSKits in Kitui donated by EU (European Union)Results of seed donation by another NGO 55 day after planting
  • AFK @ Coast Of Kenya
  • AFK & WOMENS GROUPSWomans education Center , Kits Donated by SafaricomFoundation, Kenya Indoor AFK Traditional crop
  • Environment conservationWater Conservation
  • Environment conservationKenya Wildlife Services, Supporting the Tsavo National Park Community Through AFK products sold to tourists
  • Environment conservation
  • Environment conservationKenya Wildlife Services, Supporting the Tsavo National Park Community Through AFK products sold to tourists
  • Agro Support component• Panaac – Student program TTT (Training Trainers)• Government Of Kenya Ministry of Agriculture-Training all government agriculture officers in the provincials.• UNDP- Training Centers
  • AFK in Education •AFK is Bringing Down the Average Age of Farmers •The AFK is running in over 100 schools in Kenya •AFK Provides Food Security in Schools•AFK Offers Education on Modern Farming Methods •AFK Produce is Improving Student’s Diet •AFK adopted by Institutes of Higher Learning
  • Training Ministry Of Agricultureall over Kenya By Amiran Kenya
  • Ministry Show ground and CEO Panaac Luci M.
  • Minister of Agriculture training NE
  • Girls school teacher NE
  • Bringing the Agribusiness Revolution to Africa!
  • Investing in the Next Generation of Africa’s Farmers!
  • The AFK was Awarded the MDG Award for the Eradication of Extreme Poverty & Hunger
  • Thank you very much
  • Amiran Is Headquartered In Nairobi, KenyaVisit Our Site:• Contact us:• Yariv Kedar: +254 733 88 00 00 +254 722 50 93 93 »