Celebrating a birthday, baby shower or wedding? Our custom gift box filled with seedballs is the perfect eco-friendly gift for your friends and family to commemorate this special day. Ask us about customizing labels or stickers with your event theme colors or a special message. Minimum order of 10 units, and 5 days lead time. The seedballs will come with basic info on how to “throw and grow”, and we select the best species for your region (in Kenya only!).
Have fun dispersing your seedballs!
The dryland species are native acacia trees from seeds carefully selected by KEFRI. Suited to dry and arid areas. Highland species thrive at higher altitude with increased rainfall. If you aren’t sure about the region, please email us for advice on planting in your specific location. Click Here for a detailed list of the varieties contained.
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This method of distributing grass seed is effective and efficient. Grass can be expected to germinate quickly, and re-seed for future use. For more information about each species, please visit Seedballs Kenya.
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A generous 12 pieces per roll, these make starting your charcoal easy and fast. Made of saw dust and wax
Written by the talented team at Amari Bakery, amaribakery.com this book is a step by step guideline on researching, planning, setting up and creating a small bakery business successfully. The book covers key aspects such as business planning, budgeting, legal requirements and the actual setting up of a baking business. There are also two sample business plans in the book you can use to get an idea of how to write your own baking business plan.
Our liquid smoke is additive free, all natural and made in Kenya. Try it on meat, fish, poultry, vegetables, sauces and even smoked ice cream! One drop goes a very long way, so please use in moderation. 50ml bottle with eyedropper.
We proudly source the finest eco-charcoal for your Cookswell products. We advocate for the sustainable production, management and utilization of wood fuels as one of the many renewable energy resources for East Africa’s cooking needs.
In addition to planting trees, it is important to know where your charcoal is coming from. Our premium charcoal from African Forest is sources from a holistic, agro-forestry program that actively maintains a nursery and plantations of indigenous trees.
This quality acacia charcoal burns well and lasts, making sure your bakes, roasts, toasts and grills are cooked to perfection.
The original Kenya Ceramic Jiko was invented by our founder, Dr. Maxwell Kinyanjui. Seeking to design a portable and efficient charcoal stove, he created this KCJ model and went on to train artisans how to make their own. A true Kenyan classic, and the perfect addition to any home. Branded with our Cookswell stamp of quality on the ceramic liner.
Did you accidentally drop your liner? These easily insert into the firebox.
New eco-charcoal now in stock! We now have the amazing Soul Coal leleshwa bush charcoal harvested from fire breaks at Ol Ari Nyiro conservancy in Laikipia County. This charcoal supports local community members as well as controlling the spread of the invasive Leleshwa plant. Perfect for your daily bbq and baking needs, burns hot and clean.
For the precise cook.
A camp classic when charcoal is hard to come by! A special kuni door allows you to feed small pieces of firewood into the bottom door, and heat is retained using our signature energy saving liner.
The fireball is a spherical briquette made from premium charcoal waste selected for quality. This BBQ fuel provides a very even, long burning heat. Perfect for your frog space heater!
These hand carved cutting boards are perfect for your stylish kitchen. Made of sustainable Neem wood (Swahili Name: Mwarubaini; Latin Name: Azadirachta indica), this is a durable and quality chopping board. Lightly oiled and ready for use, each board varies in design.
A convenient table top or camping grill, perfect for veggies, kebabs, and seared nyama choma. The small size has a 36cm cooking area, and large is 55cm.
For additional cooking and prep space.
Keep those hands and plates clean!
Perfect for making a hot cup of chai or githeri while you bbq.
SeedBalls Kenya is partnering with a select few organisations that are active in conservation programs within Kenya. SeedBalls can be purchased here and we will deliver your seedballs, of the appropriate species mix, to the recipient of your choice. These organisations are eager to receive your donated seedballs and have committed with us to distribute them within their areas of activity that have the greatest need for reforestation.[html_block id="512"]
The mini-kiln is the perfect choice for a household who wants to invest growing their own off-grid cooking energy. You can make 50ltrs of FREE branch, twig, maize cob or coconut shell charcoal in less than 5 hours.
The small kiln includes a free panga and small Kenya Ceramic Jiko to get you started with harvesting and using your new charcoal.
This trusty design is perfect for a small patio or outdoor restaurant dining, keeping guests warm and cozy on those chilly days.
Create the perfect multi-use bbq with an oven and grilling space all in one.
Large energy saving multi pot cookers have many options for customization. Let us know how many burners you need, as well as if you’d prefer firewood or charcoal burning. The original classic KCJ frame is fit into a frame that is the perfect height for the busy kitchen or household. Option of a food warming compartment
The most portable oven in the world! The mini safari bachelor sized jiko. Perfect for cooking for up to 5 people, you can roast a whole chicken and some potatoes or make mini-pizzas with your friends. This oven can bake up to two 500 gm loaves of bread as well. It has an easy to carry handle on its roof and will fit in the back of any car or even on a bicycle!
Fantastic Mr. Frog is now available in a unique design that allows him to be compacted into a small portable size. Featuring our signature hand painted eyes by the talented locals at Kazuri Beads, this frog is sure to bring warm smiles all around. Fun feature – during the warmer months, add a bowl to convert Mr. Frog to a beverage holder for cold drinks!
Featuring our signature hand painted eyes by the talented locals at Kazuri Beads, this frog is sure to bring warm smiles all around. Fun feature – during the warmer months, add a bowl to convert Mr. Frog to a beverage holder for cold drinks!
The ultimate portable safari charcoal oven – bake, roast, toast or steam using just a small handful or two of charcoal. Sized just right for verandas, apartments, backyards and it fits perfectly in the car for safari. Cooks for 2-5 people – appx. 2 chickens or bakes 2 loaves of bread.
Adjustable height V-shaped grills mean no more fat falling in the fire and causing flare ups! The BBQs come with a sturdy side tray that folds down for storage and ease of transportation. Perfect for home use, restaurants, caterers and institutions.
This large kiln is ideal for any business that relies on a large amount of charcoal use such as tented camps and farms. 100kgs of dry wood makes about 30 kgs of charcoal, depending on the type of wood that you are using.
Nice and handy for camping, domestic use and for micro-baking businesses! You can fit 5 loaves of bread at once or 4 whole chickens and several potatoes.
Perfect for table top grilling
This oven is large enough for light commercial use and still perfect for a family oven. This one is our most popular designs and every Mum’s favourite!
With a custom stand
With a warming “bonnet” and folding tray.
The perfect SME or large family sized oven. You can bake up to 20 loaves of bread or 4 large birthday cakes or even a goat and half!