Green energy for Africa supported by micro electric agriculture.

Aftrak is a groundbreaking initiative that combines solar microgrids and tailored tractors to empower smallholder farmers across Africa. It aims to significantly increase crop yields and smallholder incomes while providing access to clean, green electricity in rural communities.

Photograph of Jonathan Wilson


"Aftrak is proud to bring an innovative solution to Africa's smallholder farmers who play a critical role in the continent's food and energy security, and economic growth. By providing them with access to reliable, sustainable energy and advanced agricultural tools, we hope to transform their lives, their communities, and the future of agriculture in Africa."

Dr Jonathan Wilson
Aftrak Project Lead​ - Loughborough University​

The Aftrak system

A revolutionary system comprising a solar microgrid, a micro electric tractor and a new agricultural technique, Deep Bed Farming.