Krishi Star

Krishi Star is a social enterprise whose vision is to build a highly scalable business that brings economic transformation for small farmers in India.Krishi Star is a Food Brand that supplies quality natural, food ingredients sourced from a network of farmer-owned food processing units. Our focus is two-fold (1) marketing and selling products through our brand and (2) building farmer-owned capacity such as through food processing technology transfer and quality controls through our integrated supply chain approach. We currently have 80+ institutional customers across Mumbai, Goa, Pune, and Delhi and operations across Maharashtra and Gujarat with USD 30k to-date in revenue to our farmer-owned supply chain.

Organisation Representative

Endorsers that Krishi Star partner with


Rianta Capital, Artha Impact

Aavishkaar Capital is the equity arm of The Aavishkaar Group which manages in excess of US$1 billion in AUM across equity and credit. The Group’s shareholders include TIAA-Nuveen, Shell Foundation, Triodos Bank and Dutch Entrepreneurial Development Bank.

Rianta Capital, Artha Impact

Rianta Capital Ltd is an investment advisory to a family trust, and the Artha Platform is an impact investment portfolio focused on India since 2006. The Artha Platform is an online community and website dedicated to building relationships between impact investors and donors, and social entrepreneurs and capacity building support organizations (all “Sector Participants” or “Artha community”) working on or in India. It is an independent initiative supported by Rianta Capital Zurich.

On-going/Past projects

Farmer Ownership in Food Processing

By Krishi Star

To set up small farmer ownership of approximately USD250,000 in annual revenue capacity to achieve sustainability (breakeven) and increase farmer-ownership within our supply chain.

Agriculture, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation