AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT EXCELLENCE

For over 25 years, businesses, governments and other organizations around the world have trusted TerraVerde to support them in achieving their agricultural and rural development goals. The diversity of TerraVerde’s portfolio, in terms of objectives, geography, types of operations and agricultural activities, showcases TerraVerde’s wide range of expertise.

Many successful projects have earned TerraVerde Agriculture a reputation
for delivering measurable value for the long term.

VISION AND COLLABORATION

TerraVerde brings a comprehensive approach to each project. We have a passion for agricultural development and are committed to working in an inclusive, transparent manner essential for engaging team members, encouraging autonomy and promoting success.

EMBRACING DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

TerraVerde successfully works in countries that are developing economically and agriculturally, basing its work on a thorough study of the local physical conditions, population, tradition, culture and socioeconomic structure.

LEVERAGING TECHNOLOGY

TerraVerde specializes in applying technological innovation to
boost growth and optimize efficiency.

TURNKEY PROJECTS And/Or SUBCONTRACTORS/
SECONDARY SERVICE PROVIDERS

TerraVerde can direct and conduct large-scale projects or serve as an outsourced subproject team. TerraVerde experts are also available for targeted project support.

FLEXIBILITY

TerraVerde’s ability to customize services for each initiative makes the company an adaptable player in a variety of situations. The company is prepared to engage in a range of projects-from small operations to large-scale enterprises.

STRONG INDUSTRY NETWORK

With an extensive network of agricultural suppliers, industry professionals and distribution channels, as well as knowledge of emerging trends in the field, TerraVerde can tap into the right resources across the agricultural landscape.

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JONATHAN SPENSER, MSc, MBA, CEO, Partner

Jonathan has over 35 years of experience in applied agronomy and
agribusiness across 6 continents. His portfolio includes managing,
planning and implementing a broad range of entrepreneurial projects
for companies, organizations and the public sector.

Jonathan supports clients to reach objectives of yield enhancement,
cost savings, improved efficiency and financial growth.
Among Jonathan’s in-depth private sector experiences are the
contributions he has made to agricultural biotechnology businesses
and major agricultural input suppliers, among them seed and
chemical companies.

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DORON NEVO, MSc, CTO & Chief Agronomist, Partner

Doron specializes in agriculture-related consulting, training,
planning and development, and has 25 years of experience working
all over the world. He has extensive expertise in agricultural
extension, R&D, new crop introduction, breeding, agricultural
surveys, studies and seed production.

Doron has a broad knowledge and understanding of a range of
environments including developing countries, where he has
successfully introduced programs that support self-sufficiency
and economic growth. He is considered an expert in the
implementation of advanced agro-technologies in new environments.

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YOAV ROTHLER, MSc, Development Economics Expert

Yoav has long-standing experience in the economics of agricultural
development, both in the professional and the academic arenas.
In the past 8 years Yoav has conducted a broad range of
feasibility studies for agricultural and rural development
projects around the globe, and has served as a consultant
for various government ministries and NGOs.

Yoav is also a Ph.D. student in the Department of Public Policy
in Tel-Aviv University, analyzing various aspects of agricultural
activity in low and middle-income countries.

THE TEAM

The TerraVerde team features seasoned professionals, both employees and freelancers across the agro spectrum. TerraVerde
staffs each project with the experts needed to get the job done:

  • Agronomists
  • Horticulturists
  • Greenhouse and protected-culture specialists
  • Animal husbandry and poultry specialists
  • Aquaculture specialists
  • Soil and water specialists
  • Land use and rural planners
  • GIS (geographical information system)
    and mapping professionals
  • Irrigation designers and engineers
  • Hydrologists
  • Civil engineers
  • Agricultural engineers
  • Machinery engineers
  • Rural and architectural designers
    (architects and building engineers)
  • Agro-economists
  • Socio-economists
  • Financial planners