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SUNfarming GmbH

Organizational form Enterprise
Annual sales/project funds >50 million euros
Number of employees 50 to 249
Foundation 2004
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SUNfarming Food & Energy Training Concept: Education – Jobs – Food Production – Energy Security – Water Management. Based on their own developments, SUNfarming and its sister company SOLprime have developed a unique agro-solar substructure for greenhouses for Alensys. The roof is partly covered with solar modules for energy production.

Green energyFoodWatermanagementJob creationEducation

Target markets/partner countries

Asia & Pacific


Latin America/Caribbean

Costa RicaDominican RepublicEl SalvadorMexico

Sub-Saharan Africa

EthiopiaCabo Verde (Cape Verde)KenyaZambiaSouth Africa

Climatically relevant technologies and services

A) Mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions

Climate-friendly agriculture and forestry

Low-emission fertilizationEnergy-efficient and emission-reducing cultivation techniquesEnergy-efficient and emission-reducing farming techniques

Low-emission power supply (on- und off-grid)

Stand-alone photovoltaic systems

B) Adaptation to climate change

Climate-adapted agriculture and fishery

Efficient irrigation systemsElectronic control and monitoringImplementation of innovative cultivation or land management methodsSustainable fishing industry/aquacultures


Land management reducing the reproduction of disease-carrying insects

Sample projects

SUNfarming Food & Energy Trainingcenter at the North-West University Potchefstroom, South Africa

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