Ghana’s AgroCenta has secured $790,000 pre-series A funding from Shell Foundation, the UK’s Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO), AV Ventures and Rabo Foundation. The funding will enable AgroCenta to scale its agri-tech ecosystem and secure crop purchases from smallholder farmers.

Founded in 2016, AgroCenta operates a mobile merchanting platform which provides market information, storage and delivery solutions and financial services to smallholder farmers in Ghan...