IMMMA and DLA Piper

IMMMA and DLA Piper

I am sure we could have found a cheaper solution. But I have not one second regretted that we chose to work with IMMMA Advocates – DLA Piper in Tanzania.   When setting up our Danish company we chose lawyers that were part of the international DLA Piper...
Model for a day

Model for a day

Model for a day Model for a day Today Børsen sent their photographer, Sofia Busk to take pictures for the article. The article will publish about the farm on October 18 and I am looking forward to telling the readers about the farm. Vanilla is not photogenic, but we...
See my new web page

See my new web page

It is not just Lake Victoria Vanilla that has got a new look. Mette Ravn Vanilje and its webshop has also had a make-over. New features are being added and shortly, it will be possible to receive a specially selected vanilla on subscription, as well as a newsletter....
Communication upgraded!

Communication upgraded!

How lucky are we? Vibeke is joining our team and will be handling communication as well as supporting strategy development. I am so happy and looking forward to having Vibeke as a sparring partner for the many questions that arise in a company that is growing. I know...
Jackson – our man on the ground

Jackson – our man on the ground

When I was in Bukoba in July, I had asked my good friend Josephat if he could help me find someone that could translate and help me with getting credit on my phone and other really small and simple tasks. I had not one second imagined that the young man that I was...
ARTICLE IN FOOD SUPPLY

ARTICLE IN FOOD SUPPLY

The Danish online magazine Food Supply has written an article about our Farm. You can read it here (it is in Danish – google translate is your friend): https://www.food-supply.dk/article/view/672417/dansk_vaniljenord_abner_snart_sin_egen_farm Contact Lake...
Another Mette on the team

Another Mette on the team

Working in a different country has its challenges. Working on a different continent, has even more. We are therefore really happy to welcome Mette Brix Voetmann to our Board, where she is strengthening our local knowledge and network. Mette is the former team leader...
Getting investors on board

Getting investors on board

Getting investors on board Getting investors on board Since day one it has been clear that the vanilla farm would not be a one-woman show. Not only do I not have the necessary financial pull, but I know that I need partners with other competences and ways of thinking...
A Vanilla Farm in Africa

A Vanilla Farm in Africa

A Vanilla Farm in Africa A Vanilla Farm in Africa First it was a crazy idea, then it became a dream, and now I am going to make it happen: My African vanilla farm. It has been a bumpy ride this far, but I think that I have now found the right path. I don’t fool...