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Othaya Farmers Co-operative Society Limited

 

Parameter Details
Location: County  Nyeri County
Names of wet mills. Kiaga, Ichamama, Thuti, Chinga, Kagonye, Mahiga, Gura, Kamoini, Gatuyaini, Gatugi, Rukira, Kiruga, Gichichi, Iriani, Karuthi, Gitundu, Kiathugu.
No of registered members( men and women) per wet mill
Wet mill Members Male Female
Kiaga 542 433 109
Ichamama 925 669 256
Thuti  488 378 110
Chinga 782 587 195
Kagonye 325 274 51
Mahiga 501 391 110
Gura 645 487 158
Kamoini 719 527 192
Gatuyaini 785 591 194
Gatugi 751 574 177
 Rukira 676 503 173
Kiruga 629 456 173
Gichichi 477 388 89
 Iriani 310 255 55
 Karuthi 378 281 97
Gitundu 102 33 69
Kiathugu 547 424 123
Average Cherry Production 4 Million  KGs
Harvesting Season October- December
Average Annual Rainfall 1600 mm and above
Natural features in the area e.g. rivers and their source Othaya F.C.S is on the slopes of Aberdare Ranges and the wet mills use water from the numerous rivers whose source is the Aberdare ranges.
Average Temperature 18-27°C
Soil Types Red volcanic Soils.
Altitude 1700-1890 meters above sea level.
Others Othaya F.C.S is certified and carries the Fair Trade label
Varieties Arabica: SL11, SL34, Ruiru 11, Batian
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