MAMALAND MUSHROOM FARMS

  • Target Location Central,southern, Northern zone

Project Description

Mamaland Mushroom Farms is a agribusiness venture which deals with production of exotic mushrooms, mushroom spawn and mushroom production services aiming at diminishing protein-energy malnutrition (P.E.M) to affected group of peoples in underdeveloped societies both in urban and rural areas of Tanzania. We are providing mushroom production training to different groups in society so as to alleviate poverty, decline protein-energy malnutrition, for food security and environment conservation by recycling of organic matters. Mamaland Mushroom Farms also harnessing, processing and preserving the edible fruit bodies of Afrocantharellus, Lactarius, Russula, Termitomyces and Amanita for storage and markerting. The mushrooms are cut into pieces and sun dried by Solar dryer innovated by our Production, Innovative Technology & Resources Management Department (PITRMD). More research is now focusing on mycochemical compounds of interest that are found on indigenous mushrooms for possible product development. Products in the form of nutritional food such as mushroom tea, mushroom dietary supplements, mushroom powder, mushroom sauces, mushroom soups and chips are of interest because they can contribute to health, food security, income generation and poverty alleviation in the country.

Why Tanzania

We are providing mushroom production with its products to different groups in society so as to alleviate poverty, decline protein-energy malnutrition, for food security and environment conservation by recycling of organic matters.We are support sustainable development Goal#1, Goal#2, Goal#8,Goal#13

Organisation MAMALAND MUSHROOM FARMS
Project Cost 10000 Funded By self-funded

SDGs Covered

Project's Impact

300+

Unemployed Youth

120+

Women development groups

15000+

Customers

Project In Action

Project Contact Person

Abraham Kalonga

CEO, MAMALAND MUSHROOM FARMS