Agritech Start-up Farmers Fresh Zone Receives UN Recognition

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Agritech Start-up Farmers Fresh Zone Receives UN Recognition
Agritech Start-up Farmers Fresh Zone Receives UN Recognition

  • Farmers FZ, the one start-up from India to be acknowledged for FAO and Seed’s SDG Agrifood accelerator programme for innovators, to obtain tailored assist 

  • Farmers FZ mannequin focuses on bringing in recent meals to the plates and likewise on decreasing carbon emissions 


Farmers Fresh Zone (Farmers FZ), a Kochi-based start-up, was one among the many 12 agri-food start-ups chosen internationally by Food and Agriculture group of the United Nations.


Agritech Start-up Farmers Fresh Zone Receives UN Recognition

Pradeep, Founder & CEO Farmers Fresh Zone and different chosen startups with Stefanous Fotiou – Director, Office of Sustainable Development Goals at FAO


For the primary time, UN hosted the SDG Agrifood accelerator programme and Farmer’s Fresh Zone stood out for its distinctive module and practices that are scalable at any a part of the world.


Farmers Fresh Zone was one of many three start-ups to be a part of the panel dialogue occurred within the occasion. While six have been invited to current their distinctive SDGs, a complete of 12 have been chosen for the programme.  


Sharing extra particulars, Pradeep P S, Chief Executive Officer, AgriTech D2C & FAAS (Farm to fork as SaaS), stated, “India is the second largest nation in agriculture manufacturing and we, at Farmers Fresh Zone, are tremendous proud to symbolize as the one one from India at a worldwide discussion board. The occasion was at Rome, Italy aiming to realize the UN sustainable improvement objectives. Being acknowledged as a pacesetter of sustainability within the agriculture sector isn’t any mere feat. I’m extraordinarily elated that our honest ideas and efforts to deliver down carbon emissions have garnered consideration. We introduced our mannequin earlier than an august viewers within the occasion. Participation at UN operate in Rome additionally opened roads to community with international names on this sector.”


Under this programme, Farmers FZ will obtain grands and different funds to make the mandatory adjustments wanted for every market, thus serving to them widen their attain and making their enterprise international. The assist provided by the accelerator contains monetary readiness, innovation potential and market attain. The core goal of the programme is to assist agrifood startups to scale whereas conforming to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. Farmers Fresh Zone enterprise mannequin contributes majorly in the direction of SDG 1, SDG 2 and SDG 12 together with others.


About Farmers Fresh Zone

Farmers FZ began by bridging the hole between rural farmers and concrete shoppers by offering wholesome, premium-quality and fit for human consumption greens from the fields to the desk inside a day. With the six years of immense understanding of agriculture sector the startup launched new vertical which helps agribusiness and farmers group’s to carry out problem free operations together with measuring carbon footprint. For their FaaS mannequin the startup is having purchasers throughout India, Germany, US and Canada. The start-up’s sustainable enterprise mannequin implements the precept of farm-to-fork and ensures that meals wastage is minimised. It additionally promotes regional manufacturing and consumption.  

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