FemBioBiz participant: Eunita Chidziya

Eunita Chidziya - Eunique Investments

The company offers sustainable solutions by using biotechnological inventions. They are an agribusiness that operates a medium sized farm in the Goromonzi area of Mashonaland East province of Zimbabwe. In this business they start with producing mushroom on wheat, cotton husks and veld grass as substrate.  The spent mushroom compost/ cake is processed as animal fee specifically cattle and poultry feed. The poultry waste is then used as substrate inoculated by flies, while the resultant maggots are used direct or processed into fish feed. The fish waste products is used to fertilise crops grown under aquaponics.   The system is optimised for efficient energy transfers and food production. The major products from the farm are mushroom, poltry( chicken and pigs), fish, horticultural produce( carrots, lettuce, spinach, cabbage, green mealies) and beef for sale to other farmers and the public.