Running a Farm Business From Your Phone?

New Media Fellows 2013

By Imani M. Cheers

August 19, 2013

Also published on Bloomberg TV and The Cheers Report

John Waibochi is a savvy business man. Growing up in rural Kenya he saw the emergence of mobile technology as an opportunity to empower farmers. His app, Agrimanagr, provides real-time market information to farmers giving them the knowledge they need to make smart business choices and get the best value for their crops.

Imani Cheers is reporting on mobile health in Kenya as a New Media Fellow with the International Reporting Project (IRP).