Our History

Establishment of Farm Nut Co
Farm Nut Co. was established for Exporting Macadamia Nut In Shell (NIS)
1992
Established - Equatorial Nut Processors Ltd

Farm Nut Co was later renamed Equatorial Nut Processors Ltd.

We began selling processed Macadamia to export markets.

We also began purchasing macadamia from farmers and co-operatives.

1994
Expansion to process other nuts
Equatorial Nut Processors Ltd expanded into the processing of Cashew nuts and Peanuts through its established networks of smallholder farmers and co-operatives for export.

In mid-2000’s Equatorial Nut Processors Ltd diversified its markets to establish a local retail nut sector in Eastern Africa

2000
Diversification into retail markets
Equatorial Nut Processors Ltd diversified its markets to establish a local retail nut sector in Eastern Africa
2006
Diversification into fortified foods cotton production

Equatorial Nut Processors Ltd expanded into the production of fortified blended food and cotton.

2010
Diversification into nutritional foods production

Equatorial Nut Processors Ltd expanded its nutritional portfolio to include energy drinks, healthy soups, and porridges.

2012
Quality Testing Certification

Equatorial Nut Processors Ltd laboratory was ISO 17025 certified

2018
Production Quality Certification

Equatorial Nut Processors Ltd Macadamia, peanuts, and cashew nuts production facilities were  is FSCC certified

2019
Production Quality Certification

Equatorial Nut Processors Ltd fortified production to be FSCC certified

2021