HottiServe East Africa Limited carries out Contract Research in collaboration with International Research Centres, Private Organizations, Breeders and Innovator companies and/or their distributors. Our contract research portfolio covers
- Pesticide Efficacy evaluation trials
- Variety screening and evaluation trials
- Demonstration trials
- Crop production and Post harvest technologies
HottiServe’s team of highly knowledgeable and professional staff and consultants, combined with local expertise and regional reach, enable products to be tested and researched extensively in a wide range of environmental conditions to validate product consistency and ensure accuracy of results.
Over the years we have gained a lot of experience and expertise in carrying out field trials for crop variety screening and evaluation and field demonstration trials for leading organizations. HottiServe is now officially recognized as being competent to carry out Efficacy Trials/Testing of crop protection products for registration and pre registration purposes in Kenya. This has led to the expansion of our services to include Bio-pesticide efficacy and evaluation trials after our recent accreditation by the Pest Control Products Board (PCPB) of Kenya.
Our Research and Development Department has three Divisions:
- Crop Protection Division
- Seed Division
- Crop Production Technologies
Our R&D team comprises of highly qualified staff and consultants, working had in hand with field personnel that have years of experience and who understand the dynamics of grower conditions and farming communities.
HottiServe East Africa Limited makes it easy to arrange field demonstration trials of any size throughout Kenya and East Africa. When required we also use local contacts to provide a suitable location.
Our demonstration sites are set up to high standards to produce great visual impact, and to highlight the strengths of the new products and crop production technologies. Where needed, this is done comparison to existing products in the market.