Our Story

  • 1991

    Incorporated the first business, Saro Pharma & Chemical Co. Ltd, now known as Saro Agrosciences.
  • 1996

    Productive Farmers Programme was launched to train the farmers and Crop Protection Product dealers on Safe and Responsible use of Crop Protection Products.
  • 1998

    Expanded portfolio to include own brands, which were launched with a Nationwide campaign.
  • 2001

    Celebrated 10th year anniversary.
  • 2003

    Saro AgroSciences began operations in Ghana.
  • 2007

    Incorporation of Saro Lifecare, after the acquisition of the Household division of CAP Plc.
  • 2009

    Saro Agrosciences acquired a manufacturing plant in Ibadan.
  • 2012

    Launch of the Leadership Development & General Management Program in partnership with LBS.
  • 2013

    AgriSeedCo was established as a Joint Venture with SeedCo. AgriseedCo is currently leading the Nigerian Agricultural revolution with the introduction of the High Yielding Maize Seed.
  • 2014

    Formalized the Group Structure with SARO Africa International Limited as the Holding Company.
  • 2016

    Celebrated the beginning of a new era with 25th year anniversary. Commencement of Saro Home & Gardens as a division of Saro Agrosciences.
  • 2017

    Merger between Saro Home & Gardens and Saro Lifecare, in a bid to satisfy the growing consumer needs in the home care category.
  • 2018

    Acquired Warm Springs Waters Limited from UACN, renamed Gossy Warm Springs and the beginning of greater business ventures for the Group.
  • 2019

    Incorporated 2 new Agric value chain businesses: Green Hills Agriculture Products (A Joint Venture with Mohinani group) and Saro Oil Palms Limited
  • 2020

    Transformation of Saro Agro-Allied from short cycle trading company to a consumer-driven substainable Agric and Food Business.
  • Beyond 2020

    Intensification of Saro Transformation 2.0 driven, by Manufactuing, Integrated Agricultural Value Chain and Consumer Businesses.