Kenya Papaya Ltd. is a family owned business started in 2017 to manufacture paw paw based and ganoderma mushroom blended products. Consumable products include papaya jam, papaya leaf tea, papaya seed oil and marketed under the brand name Deina.
Currently, the business has contracted 400 farmers with an average 125 trees per farmer distributed over an average 1/8 an acre of land. Each farmer earns an average Kes.16,000.00 per month.
Paw paw peels used to produce biogas and the paw paw seed cake used to make animal feeds due to the high levels of nitrogen. The seed cake can also be capsulated as a pharmaceutical product.
The waste product is used to make organic fertilizer which is sold to farmers at cost.
- Entrepreneur Name:Felix Asenji
- Phone number:720472815
- Thematic Area: Agribusiness