Pulses and Oilseeds

December 21, 2021

Investigating the potential of Castor Oil for boosting East Africa’s agricultural sector: SITA presents a fresh feasibility study

Given all the potential of Castor in contributing to East Africa's sustainable economic growth, SITA presents this feasibility study, which maps out how castor farming and processing enterprises could be set up in East Africa.
November 24, 2021

SITA publishes a technical report on strategies to improve the germplasm status of oilseeds in East Africa

Oilseed crops play a crucial role in human diet and industrial application. With evolving food habits, the demand for edible oils is increasing every year. This […]
November 19, 2021

SITA creates a manual on contract preparation and execution, to support agribusinesses diversifying into exportable crops

There are some East African SMEs that are in a good position to diversify into pulses and oilseeds and explore the global market. However, they face barriers. To help them, SITA has created a manual on contract preparation and execution.
April 26, 2021

SITA’s support to East Africa’s Agricultural sector continues: 48 trained on Contract Preparation and Execution

SITA’s support to East Africa’s Agricultural sector continues: 48 trained on Contract Preparation and Execution