Companies stocking Drought Tolerant Seeds

  • ANGOLA
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Agropecauria Kambondo CZH0819 Medium Maturing three-way hybrid with excellent drought tolerance Antonio Emílio Faceira Faceira aefaceira@hotmail.com
    IIA ZM523 Early maturing OPV Dibanzilua Nginamau
    dibanginamau@yahoo.com
  • BENIN
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Four farmer groups (Pade, Angaradébou, Tobre, Sonsoro Seed Producers)



    Ku Gnaayi Extra-early maturing, white dent/flint, Striga and MSV resistant, drought escaping open-pollinated variety Yallou Chabi G. INRAB/CRAN BP 884, Cotonou Republic of Benin   chabiyallou02@yahoo.com +22997164872



    Mougnangui Early maturing, white dent/ flint, Striga and MSV resistant, DT open-pollinated variety
    Ya Kouro Guora Guinm Early maturing, white dent/ flint, MSV resistant, DT open-pollinated variety
    Orou Kpintéké Early maturing, white dent/ flint, MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated variety
    Djéma-Bossi Intermediate maturing, white dent/ flint, Striga and MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated variety
    IW DC2SYN F2 Intermediate maturing, white dent/ flint, Striga and MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated variety
  • ETHIOPIA
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Ethiopian Seed Enterprise (ESE) Melkassa-2 OPV, DT, medium maturing, high yielding

    Tafesse Gebru
    General Manager
    P O Box 2453, Addis Ababa
    tafesseg004@yahoo.com
    +251 116 610874 (office)
    +251 911-511553

     

    Melkassa-4 OPV, DT, early maturing and good yield potential
    Oromia See Enterprise (OSE) Melkassa-2 OPV, DT, medium maturing and high yielding Kedir Nefo
    General Manager
    P.O. Box 312 code 1250
    Addis Ababa kedirnefob@yahoo.com
    +251 114662512
    +251 913645254
    Melkassa-4 OPV, DT, early maturing, better yield potential
    Meki-Batu Farmers Cooperative Union (MBFCU) Melkassa-2 OPV, DT, medium maturing and high yielding Etefa Getahun
    Manager, MBFCU
    etefadiriba@yahoo.com +251 911383935
    Melkassa-4 OPV, DT, early maturing with better yield potential
  • GHANA
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Alpha Seed Company, Savanna Seed Company, Ghana Seed Producers Association Dorke SR Early maturing, white dent/ flint, MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated variety Felicia Ewool
    Alpha Seed Enterprises
    P O Box 3785 Kumasi
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    Patrick Apulla
    Savanna Seeds Services Ltd
    P O Box E R 42,Tamale
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    Akposoe Extra-early maturing, white dent/flint, MSV resistant, drought escaping open-pollinated variety
    EV 99 QPM Extra-early maturing, white dent/flint, MSV resistant, drought escaping open-pollinated QPM variety
    Alpha Seed Company, Savanna Seeds Company, M & B Seed Company.

    TZE – W POP 99 STR QPM Early maturing, white dent/ flint, MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated QPM variety Felicia Ewool
    Alpha Seed Enterprises
    P O Box 3785 Kumasi
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    Patrick Apulla Savanna Seeds Services Ltd
    P O Box E R 42, Tamale
    aapullah@yahoo.comThis e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

    Benjamin Kemetse
    M&B Seeds and Agro-Services
    P O Box 496 Ho, Ghana
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    EV DT-W 99 STR QPM
    TZEE – Y POP STR QPM Extra-early maturing, white dent/flint, MSV resistant, drought escaping open-pollinated QPM variety
  • KENYA
    Seed Company
    DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Dryland Seed Syokimau Road, Machakos KDV4
    KDV2
    KDV1
    OPV, good husk cover, yield of 12 – 18 bags per acre info@drylandseed.com www.drylandseed.com
    +254 44 21449 +254 722 829 287
    Freshco Kenya Nairobi KDV1
    KDV6
    OPV, extra-early maturity, large cobs/stalk (KDV-6) info@freshcoseeds.co.ke www.freshcoseeds.co.ke
    +254 20 232 4797
    Western Seed Company WH505
    WH403
    Three-way hybrid, DT and disease resistant

    info@westernseedcompany.com www.westernseed.com
    +254 722514236/+254 735700121(cell)

    Kitale office: +254 54 30232/30994 Nairobi contact: +254 20 890804
    P O Box 1022 Kitale, Kenya

  • MALAWI
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Funwe Farm MH26 Intermediate maturing hybrid Jon Lane
    Managing Director
    Funwe Farm Ltd
    PO Box 2270 Blantyre Malawi
    +265 999 965145
    +265 888 834976  
    jonlane@africa-online.net
    Demeter

    ZM309 Ultra early DT white flinty OPV Thandize Loti tloti@farmersworld.net

    ZM523 Early maturing drought tolerant OPV
    ZM623 Medium maturing OPV
    ZM721 Late maturing OPV
    Peacock CAP9001 Medium maturing three-way hybrid with excellent drought tolerance Felix Elia Jumbe
    fejumbe@gmail.com
  • MALI
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Faso Kaba Seed Company, Société Semencière du Mali Nielleni Extra-early maturing, yellow dent/flint, MSV resistant, drought escaping open-pollinated variety Maimouna Coulibaly
    Fasokaba Seed Company, Yirimadio Route De Segou Immeuble Bakary Togola, Bamako, Mali fasokaba@yahoo.fr

    Djibril Traore Cooperative Nipagnon (Loutana)   nipagnonloutana@yahoo.com
    TZE Comp 3 DT Early maturing, white dent/ flint, MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated variety
    AC TZE Comp. 5 -Y Early maturing, yellow flint, MSV resistant, drought escaping open- pollinated variety
    Faso Kaba Seed Company, Société Semencière du Mali, Community-based seed producers EV DT 97 STR C1 Early maturing, white dent/ flint, Striga and MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated variety Maimouna Coulibaly
    Fasokaba Seed Company, Yirimadio Route De Segou Immeuble Bakary Togola, Bamako, Mali   fasokaba@yahoo.fr

    Djibril Traore Cooperative Nipagnon (Loutana)   nipagnonloutana@yahoo.com

    Dembele Issa M. B.P. 9336 Imm. Moctar Koni Porte 443- Rue 978 Ngolonina Bamako comptoir2000@afribonemali.net
    TZEE-Y STR C4 Extra-early maturing, yellow flint, Striga and MSV resistant, drought escaping open-pollinated variety
  • MOZAMBIQUE
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Dengo DC1 Early maturing DT white grained hybrid Mauricio Dengo dcsemente@yahoo.com.br
    ZM309 Ultra early drought tolerant white flinty OPV
    ZM523 Early maturing drought tolerant OPV
    Semente Perfeita SM1 Medium maturing drought tolerant hybrid David Mariote mariotedavid@hotmail.com
    Lozane Farms MOLOCUE Intermediate drought tolerant white hybrid

    Bakir Lozane +258825777711
    Av. Vladimir Lenine No.2177R/C, Maputo, Mozambique

    +258824094320/+258823064419/ +258845994828
    Lozane Farms, Mozambique lozanefarms@gmail.com

  • NIGERIA
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Forty-nine seed producers in eight villages in North West State, Nine farmer groups in four communities in Borno State, Premier Seed Company, Maslaha Seed Company, Seed Project Company, Manomer Seed Company, All Green Seed Company. 2000 Syn EE-W Extra-early maturing, white dent/flint, Striga and MSV resistant, drought escaping open-pollinated variety Prof Abraham Ogungbile
    Premier Seed Nigeria Ltd
    Chikaji Industries Estate
    Zaria, Kaduna
    ogungbileao2000@yahoo.co.uk

    Ibrahim Abdulahi
    Maslaha seeds Ltd
    Gusau, Zamfara State, Nigeria maslahaseeds@yahoo.co.uk

    Lawan Gwadabe No. 47
    Buhari Complex, Hadejia Road
    Yakaba, Kano
    seedproject@yahoo.com

    Amos Abba No. 19
    Dutse Reme Katsina Road
    Funtua, Katsian State
    manomaagric@yahoo.com

    Yakubu Atar  
    All Green Seeds Ltd yakubuatar@yahoo.com
     
    Forty-nine seed producers in eight villages in North West State, nine farmer groups in four communities in Borno State, Premier Seed Company, Maslaha Seed Company, Seed Project, Manomer Seed Company, All Green Seed Company 99 TZEE-Y STR Extra-early maturing, yellow flint, Striga and MSV resistant, drought escaping open-pollinated variety.

    Prof Abraham Ogungbile
    Premier Seed Nigeria Ltd
    Chikaji Industries Estate
    Zaria, Kaduna
    ogungbileao2000@yahoo.co.uk

    Ibrahim Abdulahi
    Maslaha Seeds Ltd
    Gusau, Zamfara State, Nigeria   maslahaseeds@yahoo.co.uk

    Lawan Gwadabe
    No. 47 Buhari Complex, Hadejia Road
    Yakaba, Kano
    seedproject@yahoo.com

    Amos Abba No. 19, Dutse Reme Katsina Road, Funtua, Katsian State manomaagric@yahoo.com

    Yakubu Atar 
    All Green Seeds Ltd
    yakubuatar@yahoo.com

    Forty-nine seed producers in eight villages in North West State, nine farmer groups in four communities in Borno State, Premier Seed Company, Maslaha Seed Company, Seed Project Company, Manomer Seed Company, All Green Seed Company, Alheri Seed EV DT-W 99 STR Early maturing, white dent/ flint, Striga and MSV resistant, drought drought tolerant open-pollinated variety Prof Abraham Ogungbile
    Premier Seed Nigeria Ltd
    Chikaji Industries Estate
    Zaria, Kaduna   ogungbileao2000@yahoo.co.uk

    Ibrahim Abdulahi
    Maslaha Seeds Ltd
    Gusau, Zamfara State, Nigeria maslahaseeds@yahoo.co.uk

    Lawan Gwadabe
    No. 47 Buhari Complex
    Hadejia Road, Yakaba, Kano
    seedproject@yahoo.com

    Amos Abba
    No. 19, Dutse Reme Katsina Road
    Funtua Katsian State
    manomaagric@yahoo.com

    Boman Nagari
    Seed Nigeria Ltd
    Post office (NIPOST) Zaria
    P O Box 141  
    nagariseedltd@yahoo.com

    Yakubu Atar
    All Green Seeds Ltd yakubuatar@yahoo.com

    Mallam Mohammed
    H. Jikur Cooperative Seed Producers Nassarawa ward, Biu
    P O Box, 624
    jirkuseeds@yahoo.com
    Forty-nine seed producers in eight villages in North West, nine farmer groups in four communities in Borno State, Premier Seed Company, Maslaha Seed Company, Seed Project, Manomer Seed Company, Al Green Seed Company, Alheri Seed TZE Comp 3 DT Early maturing, white dent/ flint, MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated variety Prof Abraham Ogungbile
    Premier Seed Nigeria Ltd
    Chikaji Industries Estate, Zaria, Kaduna ogungbileao2000@yahoo.co.uk

    Ibrahim Abdulahi
    Maslaha Seeds Ltd
    Gusau, Zamfara State, Nigeria   maslahaseeds@yahoo.co.uk

    Lawan Gwadabe
    No. 47 Buhari Complex
    Hadejia Road, Yakaba, Kano
    seedproject@yahoo.com

    Amos Abba No. 19
    Dutse Reme Katsina Road
    Funtua, Katsian State
    manomaagric@yahoo.com

    Yakubu Atar
    AllGreen Seeds Ltd
    yakubuatar@yahoo.com

    A M Sarki
    IAR Seed Improvement Unit
    Plant Science Department – IAR
    amsarki@yahoo.com
    Forty-nine seed producers in eight villages in North West, IAR Pool 16 DT
    Forty-nine seed producers in eight villages in North West State, Nine farmer groups in four communities in Borno State, Premier Seed Company, Maslaha Seed Company, Seed Project Company, Manomer Seed Company, All Green Seed Company 99TZEE-Y Pop STR QPM C0 Extra-early early maturing, yellow dent/ flint, MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated QPM variety Prof Abraham Ogungbile
    Premier Seed Nigeria Ltd
    Chikaji Industries Estate
    Zaria, Kaduna ogungbileao2000@yahoo.co.uk

    Ibrahim Abdulahi
    Maslaha seeds Ltd
    Gusau, Zamfara State, Nigeria   maslahaseeds@yahoo.co.uk

    Lawan Gwadabe
    No. 47 Buhari Complex
    Hadejia Road
    Yakaba, Kano
    seedproject@yahoo.com

    Amos Abba
    No. 19, Dutse Reme Katsina Road
    Funtua, Katsian State   manomaagric@yahoo.com

    Yakubu Atar
    All Green Seeds Ltd
    yakubuatar@yahoo.com
    Forty-nine seed producers in nine villages in North West State, Nine farmer groups in four communities in Borno State, Premier Seed Company, Maslaha Seed Company, Seed Project Company IAR Multicob Early DT Early maturing, white dent/ flint, MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated variety Prof Abraham Ogungbile
    Premier Seed Nigeria Ltd
    Chikaji Industries Estate
    Zaria, Kaduna ogungbileao2000@yahoo.co.uk

    Ibrahim Abdulahi
    Maslaha seeds Ltd
    Gusau, Zamfara State, Nigeria maslahaseeds@yahoo.co.uk

    Lawan Gwadabe
    No. 47 Buhari Complex
    Hadejia Road
    Yakaba, Kano
    seedproject@yahoo.com
    2000 EV DT-Y STR C4 Early maturing, yellow dent/ flint, MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated variety
    2000 Syn EE – W STR QPM CO Extra-early maturing, white dent/ flint, MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated QPM variety
    Forty-nine seed producers in eight villages in North West, Premier Seed Company, Manomer Seed Company, Al Green Seed Company DT STR-W C0 Intermediate maturing, white dent/ flint, Striga resistant and MSV resistant, drought tolerant open-pollinated variety Prof Abraham
    Ogungbile Premier Seed Nigeria Ltd
    Chikaji Industries Estate, Zaria, Kaduna ogungbileao2000@yahoo.co.uk

    Amos Abba
    No. 19, Dutse Reme Katsina Road
    Funtua, Katsian State
    manomaagric@yahoo.com

    Yakubu Atar
    Allgreen Seeds Ltd yakubuatar@yahoo.com

    Olafare Richard
    No 28/30 Adoka
    Housing Ltd, Bukuru, Jos   savannahseedsandlivestock@yahoo.co.uk
    IWD C2 Syn F2
    Premier Seed Company, Maslaha Seed Company, Seed Project Company, Alheri Seed Company H16-8 Intermediate maturing drought tolerant single-cross hybrid Prof Abraham Ogungbile
    Premier Seed Nigeria Ltd
    Chikaji Industries Estate
    Zaria, Kaduna ogungbileao2000@yahoo.co.uk

    Ibrahim Abdulahi
    Maslaha Seeds Ltd
    Gusau, Zamfara State, Nigeria   maslahaseeds@yahoo.co.uk

    Lawan Gwadabe
    No. 47 Buhari Complex
    Hadejia Road, Yakaba, Kano   seedproject@yahoo.com

    Yakubu Atar
    Alheri Seeds Nigeria Ltd
    1 MTD Rd, opposite MTD Police Barracks off GRA, Zaria
    yakubuatar@yahoo.com
    HY02-2
    H06-15
    HY02-5 Intermediate maturing drought tolerant top-cross hybrid
    M0826-1 Intermediate maturing drought tolerant three-way cross hybrid 
    M0826-3
    M0826-7 Intermediate maturing drought tolerant top-cross hybrid
    M0826-11
  • TANZANIA
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Suba-Agro Trading & Engineering Company Ltd SAH838 Medium maturing, DT white hybrid, with excellent MSV, GLS and NLB resistance

    satec2000tz@yahoo.com  www.subaagro.com
    P O Box 14702, Arusha – Tanzania
    +255 254 8541 / +255 786217666 (Tel)

    +255 254 8541 (Fax)

    SAH836 Early maturing DT hybrid
    SA523 DT, early maturing white-grained OPV
    Meru HB513 Intermediate maturing drought and low-N tolerant white-grained hybrid with excellent MSV, GLS and NLB resistant meruagro@yahoo.com
    www.meruagro.com
    Meru Agro-Tours & Consultants Co Ltd
    P. O. Box 13867
    Arusha, Tanzania

    Tanseed International TANH600 Medium maturing DT hybrid with excellent disease resistance Isaka Mashauri
    Managing Director & CEO TANSEED International Ltd
    P O Box 140, Njombe, Tanzania
    Cell: +255 784 352412
    tanseed@yahoo.com 
    TAN250 Early maturing drought tolerant OPV
    TAN254 Late-maturing OPV
  • UGANDA
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Naseco Seeds Longe 10H Hybrid, DT, resistant to MSV and TLB nasecoseeds@yahoo.com
    +256 776 618 004/5/6/7
    Longe 7H High yields, ideal for mid altitude, bred with drought and storage pest resistance. Erect leaves and good lodging resistance. MSV, GLS, NLB and Turcicum resistance.
  • ZAMBIA
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Kamano Seeds ZM721 Late-maturing White OPV Sylvia Horemans   sylhoremans@yahoo.com
    ZM625 Medium maturing white OPV
    ZM423 Early maturing white OPV
    KAM601 Medium three-way white drought tolerant hybrid with excellent leaf disease resistance
    KAM602 Medium three-way white drought tolerant hybrid with excellent leaf disease resistance
  • ZIMBABWE
    Seed Company DT Variety Stocked Characteristics Company contact details
    Sandbrite ZM309 Ultra-early white, flinty OPV Obert Randi
    obirandi@gmail.com
    Progene Seeds PGS61 Intermediate maturing white hybrid with excellent drought tolerance

    a.henderson@progeneseeds.co.zw
    1A Kent Road Chisipite
    P O Box BW1500, Borrowdale Harare, Zimbabwe
    +263 4 443828/443931-4 (Tel)
    +263 712 415905 +263 772 572600 (cell)
    + 263-4 443 829 (Fax)

    Agriseeds AGS41 Early maturing white hybrid

    Agriseeds (Pvt) Ltd
    5 Wimbledon Drive
    Eastlea Harare Zimbabwe
    +2634700655/701795/701846 (Tel)
    +263773270682 (cell)

    ZM527 Drought tolerant early white OPV
    ZM309 Ultra early drought tolerant white flinty OPV
    Pristine Seeds Ptris601 Medium maturing white hybrid with excellent drought tolerance and leaf disease resistance John Makoni
    johnmakoni@yahoo.co.uk

Acronyms

DT Drought Tolerant

GLS Gray Leaf Spot

MSV Maize Streak Virus

OPV Open Pollinated Varieties

QPM Quality Protein Maize

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