31 03, 2023

New dryer arrives in Luwero, Uganda to an excited local crowd.

2023-03-31T14:00:17+01:00 March 31st, 2023|Funding, Fundraising, Grandmas Gardens, Support|

The Grandmas and their grandchildren came to see the dryer arrive all the way from China. Inside the crate on this truck is the heat pump fruit dryer that will enable the grandmas to dry their own pineapples, pack and ship them to the UK where they are being sold through Amazon and Shopify. This [...]

19 02, 2023

Find the Grandmas’ pineapple fruit on ‘virtual’ shelves!

2023-02-19T21:07:30+00:00 February 19th, 2023|Grandmas Gardens|

If you’ve been following us on social media, you’ll know that we recently launched our dried pineapple snack and it is now ready to buy online! You can get your pouches of lovingly dried Ugandan pineapple delivered straight to your door, either by Amazon Prime delivery or hand-packaged by our team and popped in the [...]

3 09, 2022

Collaborating with local University to provide more training for Grandmas Gardens

2023-01-14T17:03:25+00:00 September 3rd, 2022|Grandmas Gardens|

We are delighted to announce a collaborative arrangement has been agreed with The School of Food Technology, Nutrition and Bioengineering at Makerere University Kampala, Uganda to train and mentor through our Grandmas Gardens dried pineapple project. The School will give access and training to the grandmas in its extensive food technology pilot plant as well [...]