Ignitia sells daily weather updates via SMS to farmers and organizations that support them. They focus on Ghana and six other West African countries. Their software has been twice as accurate as traditional forecasts for tropical areas. The farmers get access to high-level information tailored for their specific region, to help them make planting decisions. The company is based in Sweden, and is led by Liisa Petrykowski and Valgren Andreas.
Mr. Henry Tanjong of the MCN interviewed Ms. Lizzie Merrill, Project Manager of Ignitia, Accra Ghana. Please find FULL INTERVIEW