Mount Rwenzori Coffee Farmers Cooperative UnionUganda Group of coffee growers
Mt. Rwenzori coffee Farmers Cooperative Union (MRCFCU) ltd, registration number 10981/RCS, is a coffee famers’ organization registered in 2014 with the registrar of cooperatives.
The Union is currently owned by 2,984 small holder coffee famers comprising of 1697males, 1,251 females and 972 youth, all organized in 21 member primary cooperative societies. The purpose of forming Mt. Rwenzori coffee farmers cooperative union ltd is to establish a farmer managed production and marketing system that will enable coffee farmers fully utilize their potential and gain what is worth their effort in the coffee value chain. We collectively produce and market good quality Arabica coffee MRCFCU Vision is “A union of economically and socially empowered coffee farmers” Its Mission is “To improve the livelihood of coffee farmers in the Rwenzori region through enabling them to produce the best quality coffee and access gainful markets”
Total number of coffee growers2984
Altitude0m - 2300m
Annual average production416 bags