Premium Hortus - African Greentech for Agroecology

Type Startup or self-employed
Founder 2016
Company Size 6
Member Type
Founders Johannes GOUDJANOU
Headquarters Unnamed Road, Abomey Calavi, Benin
Social network


Awarded "Outstanding Pratices in Agroecology 2019" at the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture, Best World “Innovations for Agroecology” by FAO, Winner of the ICAF AWARD 2017 at COP23, PREMIUM HORTUS is the African greentech for scaling agroecology to achieve the SDGs, specializing in the e-commerce of agroecological products, organic production and farmers support. Available as a Web, Mobile platform, Big data, blockchains and Payment solutions,” Premium Hortus” allows you to subscribe, order, pay online, so as to get home-delivered fruits, vegetables, and organic products safely. users can control their consumption, reduce waste, donate food, and receive a food insurance credit. Waste is limited and recycled for organic composting,biogas, and for the cosmetics industry.
Headquarters Unnamed Road, Abomey Calavi, Benin

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
Clean Water and
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Affordable and
Clean Energy
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Industry, Innovation
and Infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable Cities
and Communities
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SDG 12
Responsible Consumption
and production
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Efficient Solutions

Labelled Solutions from PREMIUM HORTUS

The Solar Impulse Efficient Solution label seeks to bridge the gap between ecology and economy, bringing together protection of the environment and financial viability to show that these solutions are not expensive fixes to problems, but rather opportunities for clean economic growth.


Other products

- Production of 03 hectares of organic fruits and vegetables - Supervision of 40 farms on the use of biofertilizers and capacity building of producers with regard to soil and agroecological techniques. - adoption of biofertilizers to replace chemical fertilizers (57 tonnes every three months) - reduction of CO2 emissions (75 toe) - reduction of other greenhouse gas emissions (150 methane PET and 225 nitrogen protoxide) - professionalization and adaptation of producers to climate hazards - preservation of the health of more than 302 households and hundreds of customers from 52 restaurants and subscribing hotels - at least 70% reduction in the food waste of platform subscribers (7840 kg, ie an average reduction of 8 kg / household) - Involvement of vulnerable groups in the fight against climate change through the project "1 Delivery 1 I LOVE 25F" to pay 25FCFA (€ 0.04) on each delivery that serve to train centers for the disabled or orphanages to install ecological gardens.

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Available inBenin, Categories of applicationClean water and sanitation, Industry, innovation and infrastructure, Responsible consumption and productionSector of applicationWater distribution and use, End-of-pipe industrial pollution management, Materials and chemistry, Agriculture and farming for food production, Circular economy of solid wastes, Primary resources management Status Implemented