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Origin Information

Grower
Wayanad Social Service Society (WSSS)
Variety
Robusta
Region
Kerala, India
Harvest
December – March
Altitude
900 - 1650 meters
Soil
Volcanic loam
Process
Full natural and dried in the sun and mechanical driers
Certifications
Organic

Background Details

INDIA ORGANIC ROBUSTA CHERRY AA is sourced from family owned farms organized around the Wayanad Social Service Society (WSSS) located in the district of Wayanad within the state of Kerala, India.  WSSS was established in 1974 and supports more than 8,000 small producers.  Coffee is cultivated in the Western Ghats mountain range, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most biologically diverse places in the world with more than 5000 species of flowering plants and 508 different species of birds.  In addition to coffee cultivation, farmers cultivate a diverse range of spices.