Updated Jul 24, 2019

Kitui Industries

Hybrid Cotton Seeds

Taher Zavery

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Stage 5: Scaling

Focus Areas:

Agriculture

AgricultureSEE LESS

Implemented In:

Kenya

KenyaSEE LESS

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Problem

Providing a source of income for families in Kitui

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Solution

Production of cotton, bio deiesel soap and animal fertilizer from cotton seeds provides income security to farmers in Kitu

Target Beneficiaries

Farmers

Innovation Description

Kitui Industries Ltd is a cotton gin plant based in Kitui Town, Kitui County. The process starts at the roller gins, where the lint is separated from the seeds. The seeds are then pressed to produce bio diesel, animal fertilizer and soap.

Milestones

Sep 2017
Funds RaisedVERIFIED
$21,577
TITLEPlantation of hybrid cotton seeds that are climate resilient
TYPEGrant
FOCUS AREAS
Agriculture
IMPLEMENTED INKenya
Date Unknown
New Country Implemented In
Kenya