A hub of training and business support services for farmers, pastoralists and agribusinesses in Africa.

Latia is a Maasai term for ‘good neighbour’. It is operated on sound business principles and runs programs that create positive impact in the lives of farmers, pastoralists and agribusinesses while generating adequate revenue to be commercially viable and sustainable.

Latia Resource Center Ltd. (Latia) is an enterprise in agriculture. It was established by Faraja Trust in Kenya to enhance capacity building in food production. The Center provides training and business support services to farmers, pastoralists and agribusinesses in Africa. Latia contributes to the modernization of agriculture and improvement in food security in Africa through effective training, adequate dissemination of knowledge and provision of business support services to farmers, pastoralists and Agribusinesses. In 2007, the Trust started Latia as an agricultural education project on a 60 acre farm at Isinya in Kajiado County. In 2011 the Resource Center was incorporated as a company limited by guarantee, the Trust being the majority shareholder.

Our Mission

To empower small and medium Agripreneurs through practical training in model enterprises and provision of services to  stimulate employment and sustainable economic growth.

Our Vision

To be the center of excellence in the development and provision of agripreneurship training and services in Africa.