Highlights of Our story


  • 1991

    Company started with Mackechnie Fungicide for cocoa in South West Nigeria.
  • 1996

    Productive Farmers Programme was launched to train the farmers and crop protection product dealers on safe and responsible use of crop protection products.
  • 1999

    Pioneer set of graduate trainees recruited.
  • 2001

    Celebrated 10th year anniversary. Became a leading player in the Nigerian agrochemical market.
  • 2003

    Saro Agrosciences began operations in Ghana.
  • 2008

    Introduction of the key account model that transformed into Direct to Retail in 2009.
  • 2009

    Acquisition of manufacturing plant by Saro Agrosciences in Ibadan.
  • 2012

    Commissioned the ultra-modern container terminal in Amuwo-Odofin Lagos. Launch of the Leadership Development and General Management Program in partnership with Lagos Business School.
  • 2013

    Began a Joint Venture with SeedCo as Agriseedco and is currently leading the Nigerian agricultural revolution with the introduction of the High Yielding Maize Seed.
  • 2019

    Transition to Saro 2.0 with a new business direction that focuses on continuous innovation as we enhance the Nigerian farmers’ competitiveness and output. Our services include provision of affordable complete agro inputs and excellent technical services.

Introducing Saro Farmer's Hub

A friendly WhatsApp community for crop farmers