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CHALLENGES FACED BY THE FARMERS
Traditional Challenges:

  • Farmers are not exposed to modern agricultural practices & Technologies
  • Farmers deprived to the right approach to their Harvest and Post Harvest Produce – Rs.92,000 Crores
  • Farmers not connected to Market Linkages – Exploitation by Middle Men
  • Climate change Effects – Agricultural Losses -1.5% of GDP

Technology Challenges:

  • Too Many APPS with Multiple solutions across the value chain confusing the farmers
  • Lack of connectivity to bridge the gap between Online platforms and Physical platforms
  • Validation and Authenticity of information is a concern

eFresh Agribusiness Solutions is a Private Limited company incorporated under the Indian Company’s Act.  Received Startup recognition from Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion , Govt of India- DIPP 35357 Registered with MMSME , Govt of India- Udyog Aadhaar Number -TS02E0038038

Business Model

 

Promoting Safe and Smart Farming through Traditional and Technology Interventions

 

eFresh has designed a business model of Farmers Development Centers (FDC) in agriculture in the lines of Apollo, Medplus & McDonalds. The idea behind this is to attract more farmer organizations and agri. entrepreneurs as franchises.

Growth drivers
  • Doubling of Farmers Income by 2022
  • Digital Technologies transforming Indian Agriculture
  • Priority focus on Agriculture by Central and State Govt.
  • Improving the purchase power of the Farming Community
  • Agricultural/commodities excluded from GST
  • World population projected to reach 9 billion by 2050
Increase in income and financial sustainability
Business Verticals and its impact

BUSINESS VERTICALS
IMPACTS
FAMERS DEVELOPMENT CENTERS
1.Data Driven approach addressing the needs of the Farmers
2.Reduction in farming costs through aggregation services
3.Enabling farmers to access ICT services
4.Capitalizing on Learning’s of Good Agricultural Practices
MARKET LINKAGE
1.10 To 25% Increase in income to the Farmers
2.Quality & Safe food to the Consumers at economical prices
eFresh Advantage

eFresh has designed a business model of FDC in Agriculture on the lines of Apollo, Medplus , McDonalds to attract Farmers Organizations and Agri Entrepreneurs as Franchises for FDCs that are owned and managed by Franchises.

1. SUSTAINABLE LOW COST ADVANTAGE through Business partnerships with

  • Agricultural Input and commodity markets – Eg: Syngenta, Jain Irrigation, TATAGroup
  • Associations with Farmers Organization
  • Low Operational cost
  • Low customer acquisitioncost

2. KNOWLEDGE AND INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT

  • National Institutes – National Banks, National Horticulture Mission, Agricultural Universities,Indian
    Institute of Millet Research, University of Agricultural sciences Raichur, Professor Jayashankar
    Telangana State Agricultural University
  • International institutes – ICRISAT-AIB , German Development for Cooperation, Swiss Agencyfor
    Development Cooperation, USAID, Global Food Safety Initiative

3. DOMAIN EXPERTISE

  • eFresh team has broad experience in Agriculture, IT, Financialmanagement ,Food Safety & Quality

4. PROMOTION OF FDCs AND DPA – MoU’s with

  • ICRISAT AIB for promotion of FDCs and DPA
  • TATA Projects Limited for sale of rural products
  • Syngenta Foundation for development of Agri Entrepreneurs at FDC locations
  • Rallis India Limited for support of Inputs and Model farmers
Foundation of Growth
  • Innovation
  • Scalability and Transferability
  • Sustainability
Centers of Growth
  • Farmers Development Centers
  • Agri Knowledge Dissemination
  • Marketing Linkage
Drivers of Growth
  • Doubling of Farmers Income by 2022
  • Digital Technologies transforming Indian Agriculture
  • Priority focus on Agriculture by Central and State Govt.
  • Improving the purchase power of the Farming Community
  • Agricultural/commodities excluded from GST
  • World population projected to reach 9 billion by 2050