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Deal #1782

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Thies, Senegal

Target country
Senegal
Comment on location
across 16 different villages

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
1000
Comment on land area
Outgrowers only

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2008] Intended (Under negotiation)

Implementation status

Comment on implementation status
The company will commit to purchasing the seeds from the local farmers for a period of 20 years.

Contract farming

Contract farming
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower)
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower, in ha)
1000

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
20

Data source #1

Data source type
Other (Please specify in comment field)
File
Comment on data source
Company information via jatropha platform

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Productive infrastructure (e.g. irrigation, tractors, machinery...)

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Jatropha

Use of produce

Has domestic use
Yes

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
AGF (Agrofuel production)

Water extraction envisaged

Water extraction envisaged
Yes

Source of water extraction

Source of water extraction
Groundwater
Comment on source of water extraction
Autonomous wells and drip irrigation infrastructure to be provided by the investor

How much water is extracted?

Comment on how much water is extracted
1-2 liters per day per tree

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Overall comment
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