Is a waste-to-nutrient company, utilizing the Black Soldier Fly as a rich source of protein for animal feeds while recycling organic waste into organic fertilizer through a natural and easily scalable process. These insects contain a superior protein content as well as essential amino acids which promotes animal productivity. The organic fertilizer contains competitive NPK levels boosting crop yields and pest resistance.
PROBLEM WE ARE SOLVING
✔ About 30% of waste in Africa and 40% of waste in Tanzania is uncollected due to population growth, costs of waste disposal, and the lack of necessary infrastructure.
✔ The majority of urban waste is organic, typically more than 50% by volume.
✔ Organic waste in landfills releases large amounts of methane, a very harmful greenhouse gas.
✔ According to the UN, rotting food waste accounts for 7% of the global greenhouse gas emissions.
✔ 85% global increase in meat demand by 2050
✔ 70% of the world’s soy production is fed to animals, with damaging consequences in terms of land abuse, deforestation, and calories waste.