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Boma Farmers Co-operative Society

Most of the coffee grown in this region is still the coffee that was grown by the white settlers during colonization.

Parameter Details
Location: County and District Kericho County, 80 kilometers South West of Kericho town which is home to large tea estates and approximately 150 kilometers from Eldoret.
Name of wet mills Boma 1& Boma 2
No of registered members( men and women) per wet mill Boma 1:Men-218, Women-256
Average cherry production 600,000 KGs per year
Harvesting season December- February
 Average Annual Aainfall 1500-1800 mm
Average Temperature 22-28 °C
Soil Types Well drained, deep red clay soils.
Varieties Arabica: SL 11, SL 28, Ruiru 11
Altitude 1500-1800 meters above sea level.
Cup profiles As is typical of Rift Valley coffees, the Boma cup has medium acidity with a well-rounded body and slight chocolate and vanilla notes
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