Who We Are
Farm Republic is a growing Agribusiness start up that seeks to empower farmers through access to markets. The mission is to create a platform where farmers, as well as agricultural enthusiasts get relevant information and support on best agronomic practices, location and price of various agricultural commodities in Nigeria, to improve produce quality and reduce post-harvest losses, while being linked with a ready market. This will also improve the livelihood of our clients by delivering superior value to them and providing innovative solutions for their businesses.
This strategy creates a steady supply of raw produce for processors, reduces if not totally eradicates the challenges of acquiring these produces and enhances convenience for their production processes. The platform does not just present itself as a market place, rather one which aims to bridge the gap between demand and supply, build credibility, and improve businesses. Subsequently, the platform will have limitless number of farmers and processors, both small and large scale. This solution will provide steady market and income flow for the farmers; ensure that processors have numerous options available at their disposal, are able to order as many products as they require, can be assured of getting the best from certified farmers and are certain of steady supply of these raw produce.
The team has well experienced agriculturists who understand the agribusiness; product availability, customer requirements and price regulations. Farm Republic is advocating for an inclusive agricultural transformation by linking small and large-scale farmers to the right market, creating extended food supply and employment opportunities along the value chain.
Our Core Values
To improve food security in Nigeria with the use of sustainable market solutions.
To have every farmer in Nigeria use market solutions created by Farm Republic.
To create sustainable market solutions for farmers in Nigeria.
Meet The Team
With 4 years of progressive experience in the Agribusiness industry, she holds a Bachelor’s degree in Home Science and Management from the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, and also a Masters in Business Administration. She worked with the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Youth in Agribusiness office as Sales & Marketing Personnel and Project coordinator from 2015 till 2017.
INTERACTIVE MEDIA ASSOCIATE
Graduate of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife. She is a digital marketer with over 4 years experience in content creation and blogging. With strong interest in agriculture, she has served as a part-time farm manager as well as marketer and she is enthusiastic about using the internet for agricultural marketing.
Graduate of Mass Communication from Covenant University, Ota. He also holds a Master’s degree from the University of Salford in Marketing. Bukunmi Osota has over three years’ experience in sales, marketing, and branding. He worked with Multi-choice Nigeria as a marketing strategist helping Multichoice Nigeria franchises penetrate into new markets successfully.
Nzan Patrick Ekok
Graduate of Fisheries and Aquaculture from the University of Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. Nzan has quality knowledge of Nigerian agricultural systems and has served as farm manager in several farms across the country. He is a goal driven individual, an Idealist who is passionate about project management, solving agricultural challenges and he has strong interest in Aquaculture, agribusiness and agricultural technology.
Graduate of Water Resources and Agro meteorology from the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. She has 2 years work experience in quality assurance and water treatment at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and another two years in marketing and customer care experience at the OrangeApple Technologies Limited. She is currently enrolled at the University of Lagos for a Masters degree in Hydrology.
Adesina Adetola Omobolanle
Graduate of Entrepreneurial Studies from Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta, Ogun State. She is skilled at customer relations as well as creating and developing entrepreneurship opportunities. She has worked in the area of customer service at different organizations where she ensured satisfactory delivery of services to customers. She is resourceful and is committed towards customer satisfaction.