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AGCO Agriculture Foundation’s Year in Review 2021

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Transforming Lives in Farming Communities

AGCO Corporation launched the AGCO Agriculture Foundation (AAF) in 2018 with one goal in mind: ending hunger globally.

Impact-driven agricultural initiatives for a food-secure world

In our three key focus areas, the foundation takes a holistic approach to Zero Hunger by addressing nutrition and sustainable food systems, quality agricultural education, research and innovation, community and rural development.

As the world’s food systems change, the AAF is committed to making an impact locally and globally. Through our farmer-centric approach, we are dedicated to elevating farming communities to ensure that no one is left behind. The AGCO Agriculture Foundation is positioned as a thought leader on corporate philanthropy and shared value creation through support of our AGCO purpose and Farmer-First strategy. The AGCO Agriculture Foundation is a testament to AGCO’s farmer-focused solutions to sustainably feed our world.

About the AAF & the Three Focus Areas

Our holistic, action-oriented approach to food security and sustainable agriculture development reaches beyond the typical agriculture industry to attract future farming enthusiasts and support farming communities around the globe. Our work and strategic projects deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals.

  • Our Purpose: Build needed agricultural infrastructure to meet increasing nutrition needs
  • Our Vision: Holistic approach to the prevention and relief of hunger
  • Our Mission: Initiate impactful programs to support food security and sustainable agricultural development in communities
Nutrition & Health

Forward-looking approach to nutrition and sustainable food systems

Nutrition & Sustainable Food Systems
Advancement of quality education, research and innovation in agriculture

Advancement of quality education, research and innovation in agriculture

Agricultural Education & Innovation
Rural & Community Development

Advancement of community development, particularly in rural areas

Community Development

Our Partners & Projects

Our Foundation believes partnerships strengthen our means of implementation and impact towards our goals. Together with our local and global partners, we explore and create pathways to deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals. We’re contributing our agricultural expertise to non-profit initiatives and aligning with partners who share our focus on transforming food systems and advancing farmer-centric programs.

We work with our partners to co-create farmer-centric solutions as part of our efforts to build resilient agriculture for farming communities, one project at a time.

Latest News

Read the latest stories from the AGCO Agriculture Foundation to learn more about our growing partnerships and updates on our programs.

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Donates to Farmer-Focused Initiative "BORSCH" in Ukraine

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Donates to Farmer-Focused Initiative "BORSCH" in Ukraine

May 5, 2022

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Donates to Ukraine Emergency Relief

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Donates to Ukraine Emergency Relief

March 7, 2022

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Launches New Grant Application

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Launches New Grant Application

February 21, 2022

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Donates to Kentucky Agriculture Disaster Relief Program

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Donates to Kentucky Agriculture Disaster Relief Program

February 03, 2022

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation and MANRRS Announce a Three-Year Partnership to Advance Minority Representation in the Agricultural Industry

AGCO Agriculture Foundation and MANRRS Announce a Three-Year Partnership to Advance Minority Representation in the Agricultural Industry

November 30, 2021

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Initiative Promotes Knowledge and Skills for Zambian Youth

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Initiative Promotes Knowledge and Skills for Zambian Youth

October 19, 2021

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation’s Poultry Project Empowers Farming Communities to Optimize the Growing Poultry Market in Zambia

AGCO Agriculture Foundation’s Poultry Project Empowers Farming Communities to Optimize the Growing Poultry Market in Zambia

September 28, 2021

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation and AGCO/Fendt Donate to Nonprofits to Support Flood-hit Farmers and Communities in Germany

AGCO Agriculture Foundation and AGCO/Fendt Donate to Nonprofits to Support Flood-hit Farmers and Communities in Germany

September 14, 2021

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Launch of Africa Agribusiness Qualification presented by AGCO Africa sees 20 participants embark on year-long programme

Launch of Africa Agribusiness Qualification presented by AGCO Africa sees 20 participants embark on year-long programme

September 2, 2021

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Donates Funds to Sehgal Foundation for COVID-19 Emergency Response in India

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Donates Funds to Sehgal Foundation for COVID-19 Emergency Response in India

June 22, 2021

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Launches Africa Agribusiness Qualification Program

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Launches Africa Agribusiness Qualification Program

May 25, 2021

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Presents Second Annual Award and $50,000 Grant to Global Animal Partnership

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Presents Second Annual Award and $50,000 Grant to Global Animal Partnership

May 17, 2021

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Featured in AGCO’s 2020 Annual Report

AGCO Agriculture Foundation and Kenya Red Cross Society Announce Second Phase of Project Partnership Addressing Climate Change and Food Insecurity in Kenya’s Dadaab Refugee Complex

May 06, 2021

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Featured in AGCO’s 2020 Annual Report

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Featured in AGCO’s 2020 Annual Report

March 23, 2021

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HELPING REFUGEES BECOME FARMERS IN ONE OF AFRICA’S LARGEST REFUGEE COMPLEXES

Helping Refugees Become Farmers in One of Africa’s Largest Refugee Complexes

December 17, 2020

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Receives CLAAS Donation for Social Initiatives at the Martin Richenhagen Future Farm in Zambia

December 17, 2020

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Feed A Child: Team Up to Help Close The Covid-19 Hunger Gap

Feed A Child: Team Up to Help Close The Covid-19 Hunger Gap

December 9, 2020

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Attendees gather for the launch of the AGCO Agriculture Foundation project to enhance local capacity for sustainable poultry production at the AGCO Future Farm in Lusaka, Zambia

AGCO Agriculture Foundation and Self Help Africa Partner to Enhance Local Capacity for Sustainable Poultry Production in Zambia

November 9, 2020 - AGCO Newsroom

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One Year Later with Inaugural AGCO Agriculture Foundation Award Winners

October 16, 2020 - AGCO Blog

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AGCO and its AGCO Agriculture Foundation together donate more than US $100,000 COVID-19 Aid, Personal Protective Equipment and Medical Supplies to Non-Profit Organizations in Europe and Middle East (EME) region

October 8, 2020 - AGCO Newsroom

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AGCO and its AGCO Agriculture Foundation donate more than US$90,000 COVID-19 Aid to Non-Profit Organizations in Asia, Pacific and Africa (APA) region

September 30, 2020 - AGCO Newsroom

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation donates more than R$350 thousand to organizations fighting hunger in Brazil and Argentina

September 03, 2020 - AGCO Newsroom

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Provides $78,300 to North American Non-Profit Organizations for COVID-19 Aid Program

June 10, 2020 - AGCO Newsroom

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AGCO Agriculture Foundation Launches COVID-19 Aid Program with $100,000 Donation to the World Food Program USA

May 21, 2020 - AGCO Newsroom

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Programs - Kenya Red Cross Society

AGCO Agriculture Foundation and Kenya Red Cross Society Launch New Partnership in the Dadaab Refugee Complex

Feb. 28, 2020 - AGCO Newsroom

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