Dairy – Alema Koudijs Feed Factory – Ethiopia
The Alema Koudijs Feed Factory (AKF) is a joint venture between the Dutch feed producer De Heus Animal Nutrition and Ethiopian company Alema Farms PLC. Family milk is a local company involved in milk processing. Family milk will distribute the concentrate of AKF to its milk supplying smallholder farmers on a credit base with an attached extension service to the farmers.
• Setting up a proper feed distribution system
• Introducing a quality based payment system
• Building the extension service
• New milk product development
The partnership aims to support 10,000 Ethiopian milk producers, to improve production/ productivity, through investment (on credit) in improved nutrition of animals, backed by contracts with dairy industries. It also wants to involve 10 SMEs.
• Dairy cooperatives and unions
Addis Teshome – firstname.lastname@example.org