Kenya Kabare Farmers Cooperative
Farm: Kabare Cooperative
Varietal: SL28, SL34, Ruiru 11
Altitude: 1900 Meters
Tasting Notes: Sweet, Complex, Rainier Cherry, Lemon-Lime
Farmers in Kabare planted their first coffee trees in I954. The Coop has 11 wet mills namely Kiringa, Konyu,Karani, Kiang’ombe, Kaboyo, Mukure, Mukengeria, Kimandi, Kathata, Kiangothe, and Kiamiciri. The Coop is located within Kabare and Kirima locations of Gichugu Division, Kirinyaga East District on the southern slopes of Mount Kenya. The Coop is managed by an elected board of 9 members. Each member represents an electoral zone in the two locations . Currently the Coop has 46 permanent members of staff who are headed by a Secretary Manager. The Secretary Manager oversees the day to day running of the Coop under the supervision of the board.