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Origin Information

Grower
420 Smallholder farmers organized around the Kiaga Factory
Variety
SL28, SL34, Ruiru 11, and Batian
Region
Nyeri County, Central Province, Kenya
Harvest
October-December
Altitude
1700 - 1890 meters
Soil
Volcanic loam
Process
Fully washed and dried on raised beds
Certifications

Background Details

Kenya Nyeri Othaya Kiaga AA GrainPro is sourced from 420 family owned farms organized around the Kiaga Factory (wet mill) within the Nyeri growing region along the fertile foothills of the Aberdare mountain range. The Othaya Farmers Co-operative Society manages the Ichamama Factory. The cooperative processes coffee from farmers who generally have half acre plots averaging 250 coffee trees shaded with Bananas, Gravelia, and Macadamia trees.