Winners of the Avocado Society of Kenya industry awards 2018/2019

Elgon Kenya one of the winners of the night was named The most preferred Agrochemicals company.

The Avocado Society of Kenya rewarded the industry’s best at a colourful event held on Saturday April 27 2019 at Utalii Hotel Graduation Square.

Here are the winners.

Lifetime achievement award

Hon. George Mwicigi- (Posthumously) Winner

Jurgen Griesbach First Runners Up

Richard Collins Second Runners Up

Avocado person of the year

Gov. Mwangi Wa Iria Winner

Dr. Esther Kimani First Runners Up

Paul Mbugua Second Runners Up

Avocado exporter of the year {large scale}

Kakuzi Limited Winner

Keitt Exports First Runners Up

Sunripe Limited Second Runners Up

Avocado exporter of the year {medium scale}

Mofarm Exporters Winner

Eaga First Runners Up

Sasini Avcados Second Runners Up

Avocado grower of the year {large holder}

Kakuzi Limited, Muranga County Winner

Mt. Elgon Ochards, Trans Nzoia County First Runners Up

J. F Mathenge, Embu County Second Runners Up

Avocado grower of the year {small holder}

Mburu Jackson, Muranga County Winner

Bob Harris Farm, Kiambu County First Runners Up

Esau Kioni, Nyeri County Second Runners Up

Most preferred government institution


HCD First Runners Up

EPC Second Runners Up

Most preferred agrochemical company

Elgon Kenya Winner

Osho Chemicals First Runners Up

Lachlan  Second Runners Up

Gap avocado nursery

Kakuzi Winner

Isinya Avocados First Runners Up

 Soloplant Second Runners Up

Industry most preferred banker

Equity Bank Winner

Unaitas Sacco First Runners Up

Co-operative Bank Second Runners Up

Most preferred value chain player

Toyota Kenya Winner

Isuzu Motors First Runners Up

Davis $ Shirtliff Second Runners Up

Avocado hotelier of the year

Utalii Hotel Winner

Blue Bistro First Runners Up

Golden Tulip Second Runners Up

Avocados retailer of the year

Naivas Supermarket Winner

Tuskys Supermarket First Runners Up

Chandarana Food Plus Second Runners Up

Avocado oil processor of the year

Avo Oil Winner

Jungle Nut First Runners Up

Olivado Second Runners Up

Avocados Certification Body of the Year

AfriCert Winner

Control Union First Runners Up

React Cert Second Runners Up