State of Agritech - 14th August 2022
Programming Note: I try to send my newsletters on Saturdays. However, I turned 37 this week and took a longer break than usual. This edition is shorter than usual.
In Today’s Edition:
1/ Blind Men and the Elephant called Rural Finance
A group of blind men approached a strange animal called Rural Finance. Rumours abound that it looked like an elephant, although they had never seen one before. They decided to touch and imagine what it could be.
2/ Horizontal and Vertical Models in Agrifintech
How does the difference between Horizontal and Vertical Companies play out in Agritech? How Horizontal Rural Tech players (say Hesa Global) and Vertical Agrifintech players (say Agrim or Gramophone or ProducePay) are scaling ?