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Table 2 Examples of commercialized biofertilizers in some African countries

From: Advancement and practical applications of rhizobacterial biofertilizers for sustainable crop production in sub-Saharan Africa

Rhizobacteria Product name Company Country References
Rhizobium SeedQuestR Soygro Ltd S. Africaa [122]
Azospirillum brasilense Mazospirflo, Azo-N Soygro Ltd S. Africaa [123]
Bacillus sp. LifeForce, Biostart, Waterbac, FirstBase Microbial solution Ltd S. Africaa [124, 125]
Bacillus sp., Enterobacter spp., Pseudomonas, Rhizobium Organo Microbial solution Ltd S. Africaa [124]
B. subtilis B-RUS, Extrasol Ag-Chem Africa Ltd S. Africaa [124]
Bradyrhizobium elkanii Likuiq Semia Microbial Solution Ltd S. Africaa [17, 125]
B. japonicum Histick BASF South Africa Ltd S. Africaa [17]
Azospirillum spp. Azo-N BioControl Products S. Africaa [125]
Bacillus sp., Pseudomonas sp., Rhizobium, Azotobacter Organico Amka Products S. Africaa [125]
Bradyrhizobium Nodumax IITAb Nigeria [17]
Bacillus subtilis Bac up BioControl Product SA S. Africaa [105]
Bradyrhizobium japonicum Soyflo, Vault N Soy Soygro Ltd S. Africaa [17]
Azotobacter sp., Lactobacillus sp., Pseudomonas fluorescens Soil Vital Q BioControl Products SA S. Africaa [126]
Bravibacillus, Paenibacillus, Sporolactobacillus SoilFix BioControl Products SA S. Africaa [127]
Not revealed Biofix MEA Fertilizer Ltd Kenya [128]
  1. aSouth Africa
  2. bThe International Institute of Tropical Agriculture