Burundi FW Gomba Washing Station Kiniyota
This is a fully washed Screen 15+ coffee from Burundi processed at the Gomba Washing Station. The Gomba washing station is loccated in Buhinyuza District in Muyinga province, bordering Tanzania. The washing station lies at 1433 meters above sea level and receives cherry from surrounding hills with altitudes typically between 1400-1600 MASL. Through BCA project, Gomba washing station has already registered2831 coffee producers divided into 97 groups of 30 farmers, each with an average of 304 trees per farm. The farmers are currently organized in groups of 30 people, headed by a lead farmer. The mill has a young agronomist who has a good understanding of coffee production systems and good agricultural practices. This leader acts as a spokesman to facilitate communication and organization of cherry collection with the washing station. Gomba washing station also has its own coffee nursery which supplies new trees for the smallholder farmers in the region.
Subregion: Buhinyuza District
Wet Mill: Gomba Mill
Screen Size:15 and up
Growing altitude: 1400-1600 MASL
Cupping Notes: This coffee displays watermelon, raspberry, lemon and lime.