More about this coffee
Location: Gedeo Zone and next to the Aramo river, Yirgacheffe District.
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.
The YCFCU ( Yirgacheffe Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union) 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.