Apollo Agriculture is a technology company that helps small-scale farmers maximize their profits.
Apollo Agriculture offers a mobile-based product suit for farmers that includes working capital, data analysis for higher crop yields and options to purchase key inputs and equipment.
Apollo Agriculture was founded in 2015 by Benjamin Njenga and Eli Pollak. The company is headquartered in Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya, with an office in Oakland, California.
Apollo Agriculture uses agronomic machine learning, remote sensing, and mobile technology to help farmers access credit, high-quality farm inputs, and customized advice. The company's first product is a customized package of farm inputs, farming advice, and credit delivered to farmers in Kenya.
Apollo Agriculture is backed by Anthemis Exponential Ventures’ Vica Manos, Accion Venture Lab, Leaps by Bayer, Flourish Ventures and others. The company raised $6M in a Series A round on May 20, 2020. This brings Apollo Agriculture's total funding to $7.6M to date.