Fish Value Chain 2

Description

Fish smoking Kiln

Basic Information

Entry Point

Improvement in fish smoking equipment

Commodities

  • Fish

Country

Nigeria

Location(s) of Innovation Platform in Nigeria

  • Ilorin

Participating States, Villages and Institutions

Date of Establishment

October 1st, 2016

Status of Innovation Platform

Active

Phase of Innovation Platform Progress

Phase 1

Innovations

Description of Innovations

Partners

Farmers

Private Sector

Policy Makers

Researchers

Extension

Micro Financing Institutions

Others

Total Number of Stakeholders

0 - 10

Opportunities Addressed

The fish smoking kiln is capable of drying up to 50kg of fish. It uses firewood or charcoal as sources of heat

Achievements to Date

The kiln can dry 50kg of fish within 4 hours

Challenges Remaining

Funding

Sustainability Issues

Use of other sources of heat like gas, electricity.

Innovation Platform Members