CLIMATE-SMART SEED PRODUCTION & ITS SUPPLY SYSTEM

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July 2021
Headquarters Unnamed Road, Bofa, Ethiopia
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CLIMATE-SMART SEED PRODUCTION & ITS SUPPLY SYSTEM - Addressing food shortages via production, marketing & distribution of seeds

Haile Wako integrated farm solutions' enhances engagement in agribusiness by improving seeds production, positively impacting farmer communities, in particular people of Ethiopia. The Solution is an out-grower scheme that provides technical assistance to farmers, and economically empower them (via win-win solution), while enabling an environmentally friendly agribusiness solution. By doing so, the Solution will minimize the demand-supply gaps of seeds in Ethiopia, allowing positive impacts for farmers and for the farmer community.

Key features

  • Production efficiency is 200% higher than traditional farming
  • High production efficiency per area coverage (about 450 plant per m2)
  • Solution's purchase price is $2,410 for one farmer, while for the mainstream alternative is $ 4,590,000
  • Solution releases 2kg CO2-eq/hectare for the seeds produced, while traditional farming practices more than 10 kg CO2-eq/hectare
  • As a matter of fact, research results reveal that the drip irrigation method saved 56.4% water and gave 22% more yield as compared to that of furrow irrigation method.

Profitability

  • When cascaded into month, the average economic saving of a single small-holder farmer is $700 which is generated due to the solution in contrast to $500 generated amount by the mainstream alternative.
  • Drip irrigation method saves 56.4% water and gives 22% more yield as compared to that of furrow irrigation method
  • The Payback period for the client is 3.26 years

Maturity Stage

  • Medium and large scale commercialization
  • Small scale commercialization
  • Initial market commercialization
  • Prototype testing in the real world
  • Prototype testing 1:1 in the lab

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Activity Region

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Africa

Ethiopia,

  • Headquarters
  • Activity

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