AGRIVI has become new official supporter of Farming First, a sustainable global agricultural coalition. AGRIVI will support Farming First with knowledge sharing and further sustainable agricultural development.
Farming First is a coalition of multi-stakeholder organizations that exist in agriculture, endorse and promote practical, actionable programs and activities to further agricultural sustainable development worldwide.
With more than 190 organizations worldwide, Farming First is one of the most diverse and active agricultural supporters. The organization exists with the aim to strengthen the voice of groups with shared views on the importance of improving farming and farmer's sustainable livelihoods.
Knowledge and culture of exchanging experiences are prerequisites for success when talking about sustainable development in the agriculture and food processing sector. Driven by belief's that knowledge and technology support must be available to all agriculture producers worldwide, AGRIVI has built knowledge-based software solutions that help agricultural producers in multiple ways.
Digital agriculture solutions are important for the efficiency improvements of the overall agri-food value chain. AGRIVI digital agriculture solutions are used today by farms of all sizes and also by food companies, governments, agribusiness banks, and other stakeholders interested in increasing the efficiency of their agricultural production.
Farming First creates and shares relevant information about agriculture and it serves as a knowledge network. It has a connective role in sharing best practices, skills and experience with supporters and all those who are interested.
The Farming First framework is founded on their six principles for food and nutrition security so as sustainable agriculture:
1. Safeguard natural resources
2. Share knowledge
3. Build local access and capacity
4. Enable access to markets
5. Protect harvests
6. Prioritise research imperatives
AGRIVI as a global ag-tech company with the vision of changing the way food is produced and positively impact on over a billion people is in alignment with Farming First principles. As one of the key global leaders in farm management software, AGRIVI supports farmers in over 100 countries worldwide and works with various stakeholders of the agricultural value chain, food processing companies, ag retailers so as NGO’s.
We are proud that we started this year by supporting Farming First as we share the same values.