Kaffa Coffee

Kaffa coffee

Bonga  Farm is one of the main farms of Arfasa General Trading. It is About a 300 Hecrare located at Kaffa Zone It has suitable Agro-ecological conditions for special coffee production. Its altitude is between 1600 and 1900 meters, the soil is red in color, and temperatures are conducive for coffee production. The area is known for distinct higher levels of precipitation and for that reason it is considered as one of the rainiest regions in Ethiopia

Keffa Zone

Keffa is a Zone in the Ethiopian Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ Region (SNNPR). Keffa is bordered on the south by Debub Omo, on the southwest by Bench Maji, on the west by Sheka, on the north by the Oromia Region, and on the east by Konta. Gojeb River runs along part of the northern border of this zone. The administrative center of Keffa is Bonga. Keffa formed the main part of former Keficho Shekicho Zone. 

Capital cityBonga
Specicif LocationGewta- medabo
Elivation1750-1800 masl
Name of ProducerArfasa General Trading
Total area200 hectares
Certification area200 hectares
Soil typeWell drained red brown soil
Temperature18 – 23 ̊C
Annual rainfall900-1100 mm
Tree varietal(s)Coffee Arabica variety typica
Flowering PeriodMid Jan-Early February
Harvest PeriodOctober-November

type of harvest:-Hand pick-red rip cherrs
Processing MethodNatural Processing
Drying typeproduct dried on raised bed for 3-4 weeks
Certificationsorganic -NOP and EU
screen size14 and above
Et mill/cherry drying center name &locationGewat district Medabo kebele