Origin: Kenya, Kiamabara
Region: Nyeri Central District
Varietal: SL28, SL34
Taste: Berries, Rhubarb, Grapefruit
The factory is located in Nyeri Central district, Mathira Division, Konyu Location about 190 Km North of Nairobi, near the Aberdare forest/National Park, further overlooking the famous Elephant migration route that connects Aberdare & Mt Kenya Forest. The average number of coffee trees per farmer is about 300 on 0.5 acres to a maximum of 3 acres.
The Factory was established in 1967 under the giant Mugaga society. It has a 4 disc pulper, has water re-circulation and the waste is disposed of responsibly. There is credit facility given to the farmers for school fees, farm inputs and other emergencies.
Wild animal such as Buffaloes, Elephants, Antelopes Monkeys and many others, often get their way into the factory grassland to graze while others like chewing sweet coffee red berries