• Africa
  • PERC Coffee // Kenya Kianderi AA

    kenya kianderi

    Situated 120km north of Nairobi, Kianderi is in Murang’a county, bordering the more well known Nyeri District to the south of Mt. Kenya. Smallholder farmers in this area are generally of Kikuyu ethnicity. Kianderi ‘Factory’ is a washing station established by the Weithaga Farmer Cooperative Society. The coop is comprised of over 1100 smallholder members […]

  • Americas
  • PERC Coffee // Colombia Samaniego

    Colombia Samaniego

    Kuichi means “rainbow” in the indigenous Quechua language and is the name that 22 Samaniego-based farmers participating in the Borderlands project created for their coffee to distinguish it from other groups in the region. The Borderlands project—which was initiated by Catholic Relief Services (CRS)—works with growers all around the region of Nariño, Colombia. The project has helped […]

  • Africa
  • PERC Coffee // Kenya Tambaya AA

    Kenya Tambaya AA

    Kenya Tambaya is one of the coffee factories (wet-mills that are organized as cooperatives) within the Rumukia Coffee Farmer Society in the Karatina area of Nyeri, Kenya. Tambaya is close to Mukurwe-ini, and was formerly part of this society until it fell apart in the 1990s. Within the same Rumukia group are some other fantastic farms: […]