Request for Expression of Interest for 2013 Production of Quality Coconut Seedlings – Nursery Operators


Kenya Coconut Development Authority
Request for Expression of Interest for Production of Quality Coconut Seedlings – Nursery Operators
The Kenya Coconut Development Authority (KCDA)is seeking the services of competent youth, women, and people with disability registered by the National Treasury, through Youth Access to Government Procurement Opportunities (YGPO) including community based organization (CBOs), Public institutions, to assist in the production of quality Coconut Seedlings to enhance Coconut commercial growth in the Country.

The interested vendors/groups are required to:

  • Be registered with the National Treasury or a relevant government body.
  • Be from coconut growing areas.
  • Be youth, women, CBO’s, Farmers, and Public and Private Institutions (Schools and Colleges)
  • Be knowledgeable and experienced in coconut production.
  • Submit a list of equipment and facilities available for necessary establishment and management.
  • Submit evidence of ownership/lease of the farm where the nursery will be station-either in the form of a title deed, or letter from the local chief or sub county administrator or any other valid document that may prove ownership/lease of the Land.
  • Avail evidence of irrigation water to undertake the activity.
  • Be willing to get technical support oversight, advice and instructions from KCDA.
  • Description of the location of the farm by County, District, Location, Sub-location and Village
Eligible groups/Individuals/vendors are invited to express their interest in the production of quality seedlings.
A complete EOI document in a plain sealed envelope clearly marked ‘KCDA/EOI/Production of Coconut SeedlingsI2Ol3-2014’ should be posted to the address indicated below:
The Managing Director
Kenya Coconut Development Authority
NSSF Building 6th floor
P.O Box 84351 .801 00
OR be dropped in the Authority Tender box which is located at 6th Floor of NSSF Building, Nkrumah Road, so as be received not later than Thursday, 17th, October 2013 at 11:30am.
The EOI documents will be opened immediately in the presence of representatives who wish to attend in the board Room.
NB: Existing nursery operators are required to express interest too.
Procurement Officer
For: Managing Director
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