Agricultural technologies swept the competition in Kenya at the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Innovation Showcase in May. The winners are GrainMate, a grain moisture sensor by Sesi Technologies based in Ghana, a multicrop thresher by SAYeTECH, also from Ghana, and Mazawiplus, a mobile milk chiller by Savanna Circuit Tech based in Kenya. As expected from the global competition, all three iShow winning devices are low-cost and designed to solve niche problems in underserved communities.
The three agri-tech winners were part of a field of eight finalists in the Kenyan arm of the three-part iShow competition. For one day in