Chia seeds (Salvia hispanica L) contains nutritional and medicinal values. It is rich in nutrients, omega-3 fat, antioxidants and fiber.
Uganda experiences up to two chia seeds season yearly; the first runs between March and April and the second season between August and September. Harvesting sesame for the first season takes place between June and July, while the second season takes place in November and December.
Outspan Agric has the capacity to supply over 300 metric tons each year