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Ghanaian Agritech Startup Oyster Agribusiness Raises USD 310 K Funding
Ghanaian Agritech Startup Oyster Agribusiness Raises USD 310 K Funding

Ghana’s Oyster Agribusiness, an agricultural enterprise that employs significant levels of tech and works closely with smallholder farmers, has raised USD 310 K in grant and debt funding to propel its mission of sustainable agriculture, gender inclusion, and talent management. Oyster’s debt capital comes from Root Capital, a non-profit lender committed to fostering resilience and prosperity in rural communities.

Oyster Agribusiness is dedicated to empowering smallholder farmers through the provision of sustainable inputs, improved agronomic practices, and a reliable market for their produce. It does this using tech to power its input distributions and yield, as well as utilising seeders for planting and drones for spraying.