Knowledge Transfer Partnership - details

Partnership Information

Partnership number: 12453
Partnership objective: To develop a novel and environmentally friendly female fruit fly protein baited trap using locally available raw materials; to enhance supply chains (mangoes); and to address a key global food production challenge and contribute towards both societal and economic impact within Kenya and Africa.
Partnership dates: 10 November 2020 - 31 December 2023

Knowledge Base Partner Information

Knowledge Base Partner: University of the West of Scotland
Department: School of Business & Creative Industries

Company Partner Information

Company Partner: Farmtrack Consulting Limited
Company business: Work with key players in the Kenyan agricultural sector to ensure sustainability in agricultural production through the development and commercialisation of environmentally friendly pest management technologies, maximising crop yield and ensuring the health and safety of farm workers.
Area of UK: South West of England
Company Standard Industrial Classification: Unknown(00000)
Company size: < 10 employees

Other Information

Contact: Prof John Stuthers
This Partnership is supported by: Global Challenges Research Fund (97%)
Innovate UK (3%)
Grant amount: £128,409.00