AI powered diagnosis and blockchain based tools for healthy livestock and crops
Pollen is an App and USSD based digital platform using a combination of AI, Big data and Big Data Analytics into predictive models that function in real time by facilitating accurate, rapid detection and diagnosis of crop and livestock diseases. The system utilises data captured from various locations to provide farm specific and ready to use data to farmers in their local languages for better livestock and crop management.
The business model is a subscription based revenue model; revenues are generated through subscription for services offered; it offers instant diagnosis pay as you go for only $1 a week.
The Zambia Development Agency helps establish working relationships with local government organisations to reach rural and small-scale farmers and farming cooperatives.
Celo is providing technical and financial support to scale pollen and increase prosperity for farmers in Zambia and across the region.
The SEED Climate Adaptation Awards 2021 in Botswana, Malawi, and Zambia are sponsored by the Government of Flanders.