A loan helped to access premium seeds and high-quality fertilizer for 2 acres of maize, in addition to advice and insurance, optimizing for increased productivity and profits.


Celestine's story

Celestine is a 29-year-old maize farmer in Menengai West, Kenya. In addition to farming her core crop, she currently has 11 chickens and four cows on her land. Celestine historically struggles to access credit for high-quality seeds and fertilizer, which compromises the quality of her harvest.

She is excited to have access to high-quality inputs, advice and insurance from an Apollo Agriculture loan to increase her yields. With this bundled package, Celestine expects higher profits this season, which she hopes to invest back into her farm in subsequent seasons.


This loan is special because:

It helps maize farmers in Kenya to increase their income and provide for their families.



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