A few words about us

Equator Seeds Limited is one of the leading full line seed companies in Uganda that became operational with the purpose of providing quality seeds to smallholder farmers who produce over 90% of agricultural output. The company’s business is to transfer seed technologies developed through public or private research into the hands of farmers.

Equator Seeds Limited is legally registered and was incorporated in 2011. The company disseminates quality and genuine seeds including related inputs and services tofarmers in the Greater North (Acholi, Lango, Karamoja, Teso,West Nile regions and Bunyoro regions), Eastern and Western Uganda, Kampala, Southern Sudan and other regions.

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Equator Seeds Limited has organised 32,740 farmers in 51 Co-operative Societies in Districts of Gulu, Omoro, Nwoya, Amuru, Oyam, Kole, Dokolo and Alebtong in Northern Uganda. The company works with over 318 Agro-dealers across the country.


Equator Seeds Limited employs over 3,000 women and youth recovering from war in the post conflict Northern Region. The company is committed to implementing Government programmes in the Agricultural Sector, geared towards improving peoples’ livelihoods.

Our Awards and Achievements

1.The Fastest Growing Seed Company in Africa, 2016 – AGRA

2. East African Agribusiness Award, Dec 2013

3. Jinja International Agricultural Show, July 2013

4. East African Grain Council-NGETTA ZARDI 2012

5. Installed (7-in-1) state-of-the art processing plant worth UGX. 270M

6. Annual Turn Over of 10,000MT Quality Certified Seeds

7. Utilising SAGE 50 Accounting Application

8. Number one supplier of NAADS, NUSAF3 and UNFAO-Juba.

9. Established seven branches to disseminate appropriate technologies

Our Team

Okello Tonny

Managing Director

Atuhura Darlson


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