President Museveni on Friday commissioned Equator seed’s Limited Factory and warehouses at Koro Abili Village, Labwoc parish, Koro Sub-county, Omoro District.
Equator seeds is the number one supplier of NAADS, NUSAF3 and UNFAO-Juba. The factory is engaged in seed production, processing and marketing of seed varieties including legumes, vegetables, oil seeds and cereals
Considered to be one of the fastest growing seed company in Africa by Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa, the company has established seven branches all over the country to disseminate appropriate seed technologies. Committed to transform agriculture to improve household incomes
The company also provides quality seeds to smallholder farmers.The company has organised over 32,00 farmers in 51 co-operative societies in the Districts of Omoro, Nwoya, Amuru, Oyam, Kole, Dokolo and Alebtong.
It works with over 318 Agro-dealers across the country. It has a state-of-the-art processing plant with an installed capacity of 10,000MT quality certified seeds, employing over 3000 women and youth.