Project Summary

 

Mitra Sejahtera Membangun Bangsa (MSMB) uses hardware and software technologies to develop smart farming solutions to help tens of millions of Indonesian famers increase yields, prevent pests and diseases, find better selling prices and obtain financing support. We develop ecosystem for precision farming which ensures that farmers obtain sustainability guarantee of integrated farming method, right financing, fair market price and are supported by national and regional government and private institutions, who are committed within the ecosystem. Our technology aims to gain historical GAP and help farmers improve their market price by tracebility feature. Currently, we are working for ecosystem projects involving 8.500 farmers with more than 8.000 hectares of land in Java, Sumatera, Nusa Tenggara and Bali. On-boarding farmers is undergone targeting 1.8 million started from this year as we collaborate with BNI for microcredit smartfarming implementation. We involve Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Village, Ministry of Communication and Ministry of Public Works to help bridge our work to the farmer groups.

 

Team Profile

 

•    Bayu Dwi Apri Nugroho, Chief Executive Officer,Iwate University,Japanese Society of Agricultural Engineers,Association of Asian Agricultural Engineering,Indonesian Association of Engineering,Universitas Gadjah Mada. n    Agnes Widya Putri W, Chief Operating Officer, Business operation expert with more than 10 years experience in Agricultural Company. She handles horticultural chain with high quality skill in farmer engagement.

 

•    Ir. A Trianita Hesti S, Chief Marketing Officer, Public – private Partnership Expert with more than 20 years of experience managing agricultural value chains in Indonesia including her involvement in the UN.

 

•    Pratama Putra, Chief Technology Officer, An expert in AgriculturalEngineering who is well-experienced for being researcherunder Nakao Lab, an integrated agricultural technology lab in University of Tokyo, Japan.

 

•    Yustina Niken W, Asst. Chief Finance Officer, More than 15 years well experienced in finance, dealing with various business platform frombank to property.

 

Status of Technology and Business Maturity

 

The project is in the stage of industrialization and has been popularized in Indonesia.

 

Intended Cooperation

 

Hope to cooperate with agricultural associations, chambers of Commerce, government agricultural departments and enterprises to implement projects in China