Nairobi-Kenya: Cooper K-Brands Ltd (CKL) and Tukalime Ltd announced a joint venture to enhance agricultural productivity through the provision of on-farm technical and advisory services. The joint venture was established through investment in Tukalime by CKL’s parent company, Kzanaka Limited, at a signing ceremony on 31st October 2019 at the Cooper K-Brands Limited Head Office in Loresho, Nairobi.
Tukalime Ventures Limited empowers individuals and self-help groups in Kenya by providing day to day farm management services that increase their crop productivity and link them to local markets.
Investment from Kzanaka Limited will enable Tukalime Ventures Limited to expand its services across different regions in Kenya.
“With this investment, Tukalime will now be able to reach more landowners and potential farmers and, with our engagement, improve their income generation and livelihoods,” said Kevin Kamau, Managing Director, Tukalime Ventures Limited.
“Our partnership with Tukalime is a step towards our corporate goal of enabling Africa to be a global leader in food production,” said Mucai Kunyiha, Group Managing Director, Kzanaka Limited.