Yirgacheffe Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union
Yirgacheffe Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union

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ET-41-201912 • Past harvest

Wenago Adamegerbota Washed - Yirgacheffe Gr 2

  • Conventional (no certification): $7.7162 USD / kgFOB
  • FairTrade: $7.7162 USD / kgFOB
  • Organic: $7.9367 USD / kgFOB
  • FairTrade + Organic: $8.3776 USD / kgFOB

  • Origin: Ethiopia
  • Variety: Kudhume, Welisho, Dego
  • Process type: Fully washed
  • Grower's cupping score (SCA): 86.0 points
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Co-operative's name: Adamegerbota or Adame Garbota (one of the kebeles it represents) Location: Jemjemo kebele near the Rasicha river, Wenago District, Gedeo Zone, SNNPR national region Members: 2619 smallholders, of which 419 are women  Wenago is one of the most densely populated districts in Gedeo, with approximately 1.500 people per square kilometre. Situated between 1700m and 2000m above sea level, Adame Garbota co-operative is in a relative lowland area of the Gedeo zone. The co-op started operating on December 13th and manages to secure good loans to pay for collection of cherry. The area has been cultivated for over 100 years with farmers being passed from father to sons. As families grow the plots become increasingly smaller, adding pressure to the local economy and leading to migrations.
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Yirgacheffe Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union

Ethiopia FairTrade, Rainforest Alliance, Organic
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Created in 2002, YCFCU is a Union of 28 primary co-operatives split into 43 washing stations with over 38,000 farmers supporting over 300,000 family members. These are all part of the Gedeo people, who produce some of the most prized Ethiopian coffees with natural techniques. It is part of our culture to preserve our environment. To do so we combine our traditional ways with specialized agronomist advice. YCFCU works as a marketing body for the primary co-ops facilitating loans for cherry collection and redistributing profit to its members. The union also invests in the community building a school in Dila and bridges to link isolated areas. All the co-operatives are located in the Gedeo Zone, in the southern part of Ethiopia. This region is famous for coffee growing in the country, with 62,000 hectares of gardens that are dedicated to coffee alone. On average, Gedeo produces 15,500 tons of Yirgacheffe grade each year.


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  • Doorstep delivery: We will take care of transport to your roastery. We will provide your coffee fully insured until it is ready for unloading from the truck at your roastery.
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