Desert Green Africa

Co-founded in 2015, formally registered in 2016, by 3 young entrepreneurs from different walks of life with 3 things in common: a rural upbringing, a passion for Agri-tech & a near-impossible vision for a self-sustaining connected Africa.

  • Collaborated in the SAB Ltd. Nelson Mandela Day's corporate Social Responsibility program to equip rural dwellers in Bushbuckridge Mpumalanga to start micro-farms using unutilized backyard plots in 2017.
  • First place winner of the 2018 South African Global Student Entrepreneurship Awards (GSEA-SA) competition.
  • Represented South Africa at the GSEA finals in Canada. Desert Green Africa finished in the top 6 award-winning finalists out of 56 Global candidates.
  • Honoured with the Sergey Vhykodtsev award for being a resilient business that used its obstacles to grow.

How can we work together to Feed Africa?

Are you a small farmer looking to start or grow? An Informal trader looking for crop or delivery? Let’s Feed Africa.

Who We Are

We are an Agritech start-up founded on the core-mission of tackling food insecurity challenges in the informal agri-value chain in Africa.

We build mobile tech solutions to improve productivity; profits & livelihoods for Africa small-scale farmers & Informal traders while bringing youth back to farming.

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