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Updates from Lake Victoria Vanilla

MEET US: Lily – a woman in charge

MEET US: Lily – a woman in charge

This next portrait is about Lily. A very dedicated and energetic young woman in her late twenties. As we speak, I feel her commitment echoing through the phone when she proudly tells me about her education in finances and subsequent job as head of administration at...

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A day in the life of a vanilla farmer

A day in the life of a vanilla farmer

A day in my life as vanilla farmer As we have both a farm and a vanilla company trading vanilla in Denmark, I have to share my time between the two. That means that when I am in Copenhagen, I am in daily contact with our people on the farm, and vice versa. When I am...

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MEET US: Babu – driven by farming

MEET US: Babu – driven by farming

On a noisy connection to Tanzania, I called, with my heart full of questions about this mysterious vanilla farm by Lake Victoria. I would soon be able to talk to some of the employees to learn more about the farm, the people, and their work. After a few technical...

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Progress during corona times

Progress during corona times

I love the spring in Denmark but this year, I have not been able to enjoy it the same way as I used to. I have been longing to go to Bukoba and contribute to the work that is going on there. Fortunately, we have good people there who are working hard dispite the...

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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 network,...

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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 did try to include it in some of...

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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....

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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...

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Contact Victoria Lake Vanilla

Address

Horserødvej 17
2100 København Ø
Denmark

Phone

+45 4128 1002 (Denmark) or 
+255 067 398 1398 (Tanzania)