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Chinga Natural

Nyeri, Kenya



Damson, fig, dandelion and burdock, sultana

Chinga is the smallest of the washing stations (called factories in Kenya) which is part of the Othaya Co-operative. It has 550 active members delivering there, to the small sorting shed overlooking the river Chinga. The mill is managed by Joseph, who has been their for 3 years now. This type of Natural processed lot is becoming increasingly difficult for them to process, being reliant on a getting a prolonged period of dry weather and steady temperatures.
  • Farm/Mill: Chinga
  • Region: Nyeri
  • Variety: SL28 & SL34
  • Process: Natural
  • Altitude: 1,795 m.a.s.l.
  • Harvest date: February 2023
  • Roast Date: December 2023