Yellow Star Produce and Food processors Ltd is a limited liability company registered in 2014 engaging in food processing of nutritious organic food stuffs from agro inputs mainly cereals and grains from soy beans, millet, rice, peanuts among others which are sourced from contracted small holder farmers in Northern Uganda. The company has 3 major product lines that is porridge flour, peanut butter & honey whose target consumers range from babies, middle aged persons to adults and elderly serving their daily basic nutritional needs and food consumption patterns. The company also builds capacity of farmers through trainings in practical agronomy and provides market linkages using a network of women micro-entrepreneurs
Problem:45% of child deaths in Uganda are attributed to malnutrition.
Solution: Assorted product range of high quality affordable fortified and organic foods.
Value proposition: Assured Market to Farmers, Fortified Nutritious products and affordable Product package.
Since 2017, the Innovations Against Poverty (IAP) challenge fund has been challenging the private sector to develop products, services and business models that can… read more