Karibu Insectipro Consult
As InsectiPro we are actively involved in projects to help improve the entire food value chain together. A good product will not make an impact if not used in the right way.
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We are actively involved in many projects to train & inform farmers on the use of our products. 

Feedtech Kenya

Duration: 2020-2023


Aims to address the challenges in the animal feed sector on the supply side e.g., erratic raw material availability and unstable prices, and on the demand side, unlocking the sector’s potential in using high quality feed. During the project we have managed to train 650 farmers on better farming practices.  

InsectiPro’s role within the consortium is to lead research and testing on the use of BSF protein as an alternative animal protein input in feed formulation

 

The Rockefeller foundation

Duration: 2021-2024

 

Product development, and testing of cricket-based products. In partnership with JKUAT, develop a cricket-fortified porridge flour, conduct research on the nutritional outcomes of 300 school going children in Western Kenya.

The sustainable trade initiative (IDH)

Duration: 2020-2021

 

Testing the viability of smallholder farmer BSF production for subsistence and commercial production.
InsectiPro provided production equipment, and trained >600 farmers on BSF production. 

Alpha Mundi Training

Duration: 2023

 

Cultivating BSF for increased organic fertilizer production. Set-up demonstration farms; train and supply ~500 farmers on using InsectiPro’s Fertigro frass fertilizer for their farming activities.

Incitis Food

Duration: 2020-2023


Develop the proof of concept for the production of liquid BSF fertilizer and test the usage of this.

Fly Gene Project 

Duration: 2023-2024

 

Develop sustainable breeding programs by improving BSF genetics, genomics, and phenomics.

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Duration: 2020-2023


Develop the proof of concept for a commercially viable, safe, scalable and inclusive insect production model for insects for food, feed, and fertilizer products in Kenya.