Jacoma Estates Limited is a fast-growing UK investment company with over 1,600 hectares of land assets under management in Southern Africa. Farming operations are established with a combination of plantation, forestry and cash crops grown. Concentrated in the North of Malawi where there are few large agricultural companies, Jacoma’s subsidiary Tropha Estates Limited is having a positive impact on the communities in which it operates.
The Company is currently developing irrigation and processing facilities at within its operations to further enhance yield and quality of core products which include Birds Eye Chilli, paprika and macadamia nuts.
Create a sustainable, profitable Company that provides economic opportunity for its investors, staff, neighbouring farmers and local communities.
Employ best practice principles to generate good margins while building relationships with staff, farmers and communities to make them more empowered, productive and successful.
We currently support over 4,000 independent farmers who produce paprika and birds eye chilli for sale into export markets. Through our subsidiary, Tropha Estates Limited, we are the largest exporter of birds eye chilli in Malawi.
We have three estates in Northern Malawi where we are currently focussing our investment in irrigation and processing facilities. Our core crops are macadamia nuts, paprika and birds eye chilli.
Our communities and employees are very important to us. Investing in education facilities is the first step to empowering them.
With the support of our partners Jacoma is finding creative ways to provide irrigation, quality seed and Integrated pest management skills to our farmers.
All our products are of the highest quality. We supply to Europe, Asia, USA and South Africa in compliance with food safety requirements.