Designing Tech for Rural Areas
One Acre Fund's Global Director of Technology on why it's an exciting time to be a techie and humanitarian in East Africa.
5 Digital Innovations Making A Difference Outside The City
Cutting-edge technology isn’t just for the big city. Here’s how new innovations are making a difference across rural Kenya.
Moonshot Ideas in Agriculture
What’s the next big thing in farming? Here are five ideas that could revolutionize how we feed the world.
Celebrating Milestones and Looking Ahead
2017 was a year full of challenges, successes, and opportunities. Here are just a few of the highlights.
Here's how Mobile Phones Are Making Difference in Kenya's Farmers' Lives
A look at the huge impact digitized loan repayments is having on Kenyan smallholder farmers.
UN Study: Digitization of Kenyan Farmer Payments Helps Tackle Poverty
For those who want to work in rural Africa, this success story is a must-read.
Capping Off Our First Decade: 2016 in Review
As we cap off our first decade and enter into the next, we look back at a few highlights from 2016.
Why We Reformulated Our Organizational Vision
As our vision has evolved to reflect a more long-term perspective, our thinking about impact measurement has also evolved.
Taking the Market to the Farmer
Even when farmers have good harvests, a lack of market access prevents them from running businesses that truly thrive.
One Acre Fund Announces Promising Growth Projections
Recapping our recent bi-annual analyst call led by One Acre Fund co-founder Andrew Youn
Bringing "Take It To The Farmer" To The Very Last Mile
Agricultural development requires a dense network of trainers to communicate complex skills and knowledge.
One Acre Fund Scales Reusable Sanitary Pads in Kenya
When our field officers in Webuye, Kenya met with farmer groups in January 2015, they were on a mission.
How One Acre Fund's Hotline Enhances Customer Service in Kenya
Our Customer Engagement Team receives insights into the plights and successes of our clients through our hotlines.
A Behind-The-Scenes Look at Kenya's Crop Research Stations
Our research stations generate new ideas for agricultural products that could improve our farmers’ harvests and livelihoods.
Calling For A Distribution Revolution
We hope to innovate cost-effective, scalable ways to distribute agriculture technologies to millions of smallholder farmers.
The Low-Down on Logistics at One Acre Fund
Phelix Oyath is our newest senior warehouse associate, having climbed from field officer to a logistics management position.
Solar Survey Yields Valuable Insights
When the need for solar lamps became clear, we conducted a survey to discover how they helped our farmers.
Scaling Impact: The Scale Innovations Team
Our Scale Innovations Team is crucial for helping One Acre Fund reach more farmers in the regions we work in.
One Acre Fund Receives Grant to Fuel Global Innovations in Smallholder Technology Adoption
This new partnership enables us to expand our innovations platform and broaden our reach to help even more families.
Research and Development at One Acre Fund
Insight into our research and development process, which we use to expand our products and services.