Because its about your farmers and you

Umoya Foods is inspired by the ingredients we find and the people who grow them. 

Our farmers are mainly from South Africa and the region around. Although we do go to West Africa for cocoa.

The healthiest products often grow in hard to reach places.

The communities that grow them there lack a lot of the things we take for granted. Like schools and medicines and access to work.

Buying an Umoya product links you directly to the farmers who grow or gather the ingredients.

Our products keep you healthy while helping farmers pay for food & clothes and sending their children to school.

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Baobab from Eco Products, Limpopo

Eco Products is based in the Limpopo region.

They work with local communities to gather baobab fruit sustainably, protecting the trees and providing income for their villages.

Their Baobab Foundation promotes general environmental awareness and sets up pre-schools in supplying villages to promote early childhood development.

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Protecting a young baobab tree from goats 

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Amaranth seeds & Beetroot from the Siyazisiza Trust

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Siyazisiza means we work for one another

The Trust has three locations in KwaZulu Natal and the Eastern Cape. 

They work with around 900 farmers in the farming, business and ecological skills needed to develop thriving, sustainable businesses.

The Trust works with farmers to ensure steady supplies of highly nutritious ingredients like Amaranth that make Umoya unique.

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Amaranth leaves & new ingredients from the ARC

Umoya Foods has a partnership with the Agricultural Research Council to find new applications for their highly nutritious crops. 

 

Building on their research about which crops and processing technologies work best for smallholder farmers in South Africa, Umoya combines ingredients to make something that packs a nutrient punch and tastes delicious!

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Contact us

email: info@umoyafoods.com

phone: 074 859 0571

49 Cambridge Avenue, Randburg, 2196, Johannesburg
South Africa

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