Ethiopia Ayehu Natural
The Ayehu coffee farm is located in Western Gojam, Amhara about 500 kms from Addis Ababa. So far 200 hectares are currently undergoing cultivation, but the farm has planned to expand its production to 500 hectares over the next few years. Coffee from the Ayehu farm is considered to be some of the best highland coffee produced in Ethiopia. It has unique aroma, distinct blueberry and blackberry notes, and a rich creamy body.
The parent company of the Ayehu farm, called Ethio Agri-CEFT PLC, firmly believe they have the responsibility to look after the well-being of the workers and the natural environment. With the use of organic and Rain Forest Alliance premiums, the organzization has been able to invest in housing, schooling, health centers, and clean water supplies for the farmers and their families. They have also invested in their own facilities to improve working condition for their employees.