Scaling the Solution: How do you intend to scale your activities over the next two years (e.g., reach new markets, diversify solutions, etc.)? What will make this possible?
We ill start with 100 Qt/day production capacity. We will produce three broad varies of feeds for dairy, meat and poultry groups. We focus on quality. The Addis Ababa City has the capacity to produce above 250 tons of Fruit and Vegetable wastes per day. We planed to increase the production capacity yearly 100%. Because there is huge market need and raw material resource, it is pretty easy to production capacity, product quality, variety and quantity. In countrysides close vicinity of addis ababa, there is large amount of dairy farming farmers and cooperative associations who need to increase there products in the future. They need high feeds alternatives. Abattoirs and quarantines are expanding and increasing in numbers.
Financial Sustainability: What is your business model to ensure financial sustainability?
We purchase the waste with low cost. The purchasing, operational, distribution and other cost will be around $10 a Qt. With maximum production and distribution capacity, $400,000.00 sale a year leads us to more or less financially sustainable with in 1 and half year. Our business firm try to facilitate transportation and distribution to close to customers. Efficient manpower, machinery, technology, resource & marketing management implemented.
Experience: Please provide examples of any previous entrepreneurial initiatives you have pioneered.
I the founder have 3 years experience in a share company, work in agro-processing, establishment and management. I have established and run a small scale construction material producing business firm.
I have entrepreneurship and business management training certificates, MSc degree, and 5 years of govt University teaching experiences. I am highly motivated and have Challenge managing behavior.