Terminal 3 Roasters

Kenya - Rung'eto

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ROAST
COUNTRY
REGION
SPECIES
VARIETY
PROCESS
ALTITUDE
NOTES
BAG SIZE
USAGE
Light Roast
Kenya
Ngariama
Arabica
Batian, SL28, SL34, Ruiru 11
Washed
1600 - 1900 Meters Above Sea Level
Papaya, Grapefruit, Lemon
340g / 12oz
Pour Over, Drip, and French Press

 

Note: Pre-ground coffee beans will get stale quicker, which may cause it to lose its aromatic subtleties. Although we'd be happy to grind the coffee beans to your liking, we highly recommend our customers to grind their coffee beans just before consumption.   

 

Farmers in Rung’eto planted their first coffee trees in I953. The co-op has three wet mills: Kii, Karimikui, and Kiangoi. The co-op is located within Ngariama location, Gichugu division, Kirinyaga East district on the Southern slopes of Mount Kenya.

The co-op is managed by an elected board of seven members, two elected from each factory catchment. Each member represents an electoral zone in the larger Rung’eto sublocation. Currently the co-op has 25 permanent staff members who are headed by a secretary manager. The secretary manager oversees the day-to-day running of the co-op under the supervision of the board.

The three wet mills in the co-op have a combined membership of 2,858 active farmers.