Kigali Farms Limited

Modern button mushroom production facility in Rwanda.

Investment information

$450,000
Committed investment
Primary production with added-value activity
Primary value chain focus
Committed investment
Primary value chain focus

Expected impact

1,500
Smallholder farmers linked to market
40%

Female smallholders linked to market

$25,000

Total annual income for smallholders

Smallholder farmers linked to market

Female smallholders linked to market

Total annual income for smallholders

Our role

AgDevCo's investment in Kigali Farms, a modern button mushroom facility near Musanze, Rwanda, has enabled a significant expansion in production. AgDevCo will continue to play an active role in advising the business on its marketing and export strategy into the East African region as well as supporting its smallholder oyster mushroom programme.

Our investments in Rwanda

Investment Total invested Investment type Start date
Kigali Farms Limited $450,000 Debt / Equity 2016
Minimex $3,000,000 Debt / Equity 2019
Uzima Chicken $6,000,000 Debt / Equity 2017