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Bio-pesticide Manufacturing

To be the leading producer and supplier of high quality and affordable bio-pesticide in Africa

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Lead Applicant Organization Name

Ng'wala Inventions Company Limited

Lead Applicant Organization Type

  • Small company (under 50 employees)

If part of a multi-stakeholder entity (i.e. team), provide the names of other organizations and types of stakeholders collaborating with you.

 African Development Bank(AFDB)  Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH)  National Economic Empowerment Council of Tanzania (NEEC)  International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

Website of Legally Registered Entity

How long have you / your team been working on this Vision?

  • 1-3 years

Lead Applicant: In what city or town are you located?

Coastal Region

Lead Applicant: In what country are you located?


Your Selected Place: what’s the name of the Place you’re developing a Vision for?


What country is your selected Place located in?


Describe your relationship to the place you’ve selected.

Agriculture is the main economic activities of the people living in Coastal Region . Most of the people in Coastal Region are practicing agriculture throughout the year as they use irrigation systems. Our bio -pesticide processing plants and offices are located at Coastal region near large and small scale farms.

Describe the People and Place: Provide information that would be helpful for an outsider who has never been there and may have no context about this Place to better understand the area.

Fertile land suitable for Agriculture with 80% of its population doing Agriculture such as horticulture, cereals, cassava and etc.

What is the approximate size of your Place, in square kilometers? (New question, not required)


What is the estimated population (current 2020) in your Place?


Challenges: Describe the current (2020) and the future (2050) challenges that your food system faces.

Chemical pesticide kills an average of 200,000 people per year, 99% are people from developing world (UN report, 2017). In Tanzania chemical exposure of pesticides affects 50% of farmers causing deaths and chronic diseases like cancer, brain damage, skin irritation, endocrine complication and infertility & sterility.

Address the Challenges: Describe how your Vision will address the challenges described in the previous question.

Bio-pesticide manufactured from organic wastes including neem plant, cassava peels, animal byproduct and pepper used by farmers to control pest hence increase their production without affecting their health and environment. The product is composed of safe active ingredients like Azadiracthin, Nimbidicine, Piperine, cyanide and Nitrogen. It controls pests like caterpillar, mealy bugs, fall armyworms, fungus, white flies, worms and aphid. Ng’wala Inventions as manufacturer we recommend one litre of bio-pesticide mixed with 10 litres of water and should be sprayed in the morning or evening twice a week until crop /fruit harvest.

High Level Vision: With these challenges addressed, now provide a high level description of how the Place and the lives of its People will be different than they are now.

To the community

v Increase crop production and decrease hunger by 20%.

 Create jobs both professional and non Professional (Industrial workers)

 Increase good health & safety to food consumers, farmers and their off spring by 20%.

 Cut the cost of pesticide illness treatment to farmers enabling them to save money hence increasing the ability to cover family expenses such as fees, hospitals cost, food, clothes, house rent.

 Decrease poverty among farmers.

 Increase Growth Domestic Product by 3% since agriculture sector employs 70% of Tanzanian Population.

 On environment 

 Protect loss of bio-diversity and water sources by 20%.

 Reduce green house gases such as carbon dioxide and sulfur dioxide by 15%.

Full Vision: How do you describe your Vision for a regenerative and nourishing food future for your Place and People for 2050?

Our Bio-pesticide helps farmers to control pests such as fall army worms, caterpillar, mealy bugs, white flies, fungus and increasing their yields / income without affecting; their health, food consumer’s health and Environment.

How did you hear about the Food System Vision Prize?

  • Website


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Photo of Archiebold Manasseh

Nice project! pest control remains key in farm production, all the best, kind regards

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