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Dambale Creche Fence Completed

Dambale Creche Fence Completed

The fence around the Dambale Preschool was completed this month A big thank you for the generous donation from Protec Botanica

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Zimbabwean Entrepreneur To Create Global Market For Baobab

Zimbabwean Entrepreneur To Create Global Market For Baobab

Gus Le Breton, a zimbabwean entrepreneur is the owner of B’Ayoba and wants to create a global market for baobab oil and baobab powder….

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Baobabs Tell of Ancient African Past

Baobabs Tell of Ancient African Past

A wonderful story that meanders along a trail, 1 000 years old, linking Vilanculos on the coast of Mozambique with the home of the little golden rhino, Mapungubwe. The trail is marked by the presence of giant baobabs, observers, watchers, sentinels of the past, silent witnesses to the rise and fall of cultures and communities. Along the way, we hear from EcoProducts owner Dr Sarah Venter.

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Spring Baobab Guardians

Spring Baobab Guardians

The baobab guardians tree planting project has to date, planted and nurtured 75 trees which can now fend for themselves without needing protection from foraging domestic animals. Read about our latest guardians…

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2019 Dec: Thank you, LATHER!

2019 Dec: Thank you, LATHER!

The second print of the Little Big Baobab Booklet has been funded by Baobab Foundation donor LATHER. Inspired by her PhD research on baobab trees, Dr Sarah Venter wants to make the fascinating information usually available only in obscure scientific papers, available to a much broader audience including children. curious adults, and anyone who loves baobab trees…

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Look How We’ve Grown!

Look How We’ve Grown!

After the completion of the Tshikuyu Preschool classrooms in February 2019.  We started to plan for Phase 2 of the project.  The preschool still needed a kitchen and eating area, swing and climbing frame for the children, a water tank and equipment for the classrooms. Here’s what happened…

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Thank you Bao-med!

Thank you Bao-med!

Bao-Med, a brand of Mediceuticals, has just announced another significant donation to the Baobab Guardians program and the Baobab Research program. Bao-Med is one of the Baobab Foundation’s most generous supporters.

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Baobab Ecology Article Published in Prestigious Journal

Baobab Ecology Article Published in Prestigious Journal

Dr Sarah Venter, founder of the Baobab Foundation, has just had another one of her papers on the fascinating world of baobab ecology published in the prestigious international journal Forest Ecology and Management.

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EcoProducts is Halal Certified

EcoProducts is Halal Certified

In addition to halal certification, EcoProducts is also certified Organic, FSSC 2200, Kosher and FairWild. This suite of certifications allows EcoProducts to offer its customers world class products and services to meet the demands of consumers for credible and transparent food and cosmetic products.

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First SA Conference on Essential and Vegetable Oils

First SA Conference on Essential and Vegetable Oils

Dr Sarah Venter (Managing Director at EcoProducts) was invited to be a guest presenter at the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) conference held recently. Sarah presented on quality standards in Baobab Oil and working with communities to achieve high standards and meeting customer expectations.

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