FOOD INCUBATION PROGRAMME

GROWING IDEAS

FROM IDEAS TO BUSINESS

Our incubees have recognised the problem in the South African food system and have come up with different and innovative ways to make the lives of individuals negatively impacted by the food system, easier. 

South Africa's produces food at high prices while salaries of farmers remain low. 

80% of South African homes cannot afford healthy food every day due to the broken link  between farmer and consumer.

40%

OF SA HOMES

EXPERIENCE

HUNGER

PERSISTENCE OF

MALNUTRITION

RISK OF

POOR HEALTH

FOOD SYSTEM

FROM FARM TO FORK

Food Production

Resource & Waste Recovery

Preparation & Consumption

Markets & Purchasing

Distribution & Aggregation

Food Processing

Marketing

The challenges in the South African food system are driven by broader factors including availability, access, affordability, advertising as well as food quality. ORIBI Village & The Southern Africa Food Lab are teaming up to create the first tailor-made incubation programme supporting & connecting entrepreneurs, organizations and innovators working toward a more sustainable and equitable food system. 

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