As the harvest season winds to a close, and we get ready to ship all the amazing coffee produced, our team wants to take a moment to recognize the hard work put in by our farmer partners. To all to farmers we work with–Thank You, Thank You, Thank You For All Your Effort…
My apologies for the long delay between posts, all of us at Kingha Coffee have been very very busy with the fall coffee harvest. To date we have harvested and purchased over 60,000 kgs of fresh, ripe coffee cherries. Much of this coffee has been washed, dried and stored in our warehouse for shipping nextContinue reading “What a Season!”
Last night our first truck, full of the season’s first coffee harvest, rolled in at 8:00 pm. With the help of a few million stars, courtesy of the Milky Way, we were able to get all the coffee processed in just under 4 hours. What a great way to kickoff what is going to beContinue reading “Coffee Under the Stars”
One of our coffee’s very best friends, the honey bee, has returned to pollinate the trees. Here are a few great close-ups of the bee doing what it does best…check out the balls of pollen on the bees leg, they are truly amazing little helpers in our coffee estate…we couldn’t grow fantastic coffee without them.
This photo is of the last stretch of ‘road’ before you reach our coffee estate…if you’re ever in the area be sure to drop by, we’re happy to hand-roast you a cup of our finest beans. You can’t beat the taste of a cup of coffee grown, picked and roasted all on the same estate…seeContinue reading “Almost There…”
The rains have come, finally finally, the rains have come… The coffee tree is an interesting one in that it performs best when it is under some stress. Coffee needs a good dry season, to the point where it appears to be struggling with lack of rain, if it is to fully develop when theContinue reading “Rain…Rain…Rain…Rain…Rain”
We have just finished building an additional 30 drying racks to handle the increased capacity of both washed and natural coffee that will be coming through our estate in the next 4 months. We should now have enough space to dry all the beautiful coffee we produce…it’s going to be a great season… #kinghacoffee #ugandacoffeeContinue reading “Last Few Preparations Before the Big Season Begins”
We are very excited to have been able to help sponsor the @activateuganda Iron Hammer Trail Run last weekend. Congratulations to all the winners…anyone who missed this event, but is looking to get active in Uganda, be sure not to miss the next Activate Uganda event coming up in a few weeks. Continue reading “Activate Your Coffee”
In about 2 -3 weeks all of these beautiful coffee cherries are going to be bursting with flavor…it’s going to be a great season. #kinghacoffee #ugandacoffee #specialitycoffee #coffeecherries
On our estate we believe some things should be done the traditional way. If you’ve got the time, feel free to stop by and enjoy a cup of freshly hand roasted honey coffee.