TEGA FARM

Tega, our 302 hectare certified organic farm, is located in the Gimbo woreda, in Kaffa Zone. It is named after its neighboring villages Tega and Tula. Tega Farm with its operation that is directed towards preserving the natural beauty of the area and supporting the local community with its FairChain business model, produces fantastic Washed and Natural organic certified coffees, with a wonderful flavor profile and full traceability down to the block, subplot and the producer and every year our lots and the traceability get better. Produces from our Tega farms have acquired various awards and certifications including the African Fine Coffee Awards in past years.

Gera block

Gera block is a 42.58-hectare subplot with 98,224 trees located in the Tega farm and its elevation area is 1786 MASL. It borders small coffee growers in Tega and Tula communities, surrounded by many neighborhood churches, schools and the traditional “Saturday market”. It was planted in 2000 and the stumped year was 2017. The variety found in the block is 74-110.

Block/Sub Farm Location: Tega
Total Area (Ha): 42.58
Total no of Trees: 98,224
Planted Year: 2000
Stumped year: 2017
Altitude (MASL): 1786
Coffee Variety: 74-110
Cup Profile: Jasmine, Chocolate, Heavy, Fruity, Floral, Cherry, Lemon, Sweet

Wushwush Block

Wushwush block is a 42.12-hectare subplot with 114,823 trees located in the Tega farm and its elevation area ranges from 1807-1827 MASL. With a spectacular and scenic view of the farm and the surrounding area, the block is where our Eco-friendly Tega Tula Eco Lodge is built. You can also see and hear the beautiful birds sing when you walk around this block. The planting year was in 2001 and the stumped years are 2016, 2017 and 2022. Block varieties are 74-112 and 74-110.

Block/Sub Farm Location: Tega
Total Area (Ha): 42.12
Total no of Trees: 114,823
Planted Year: 2001
Stumped Year: 2016, 2017 and 2022
Altitude (MASL): 1807-1827
Coffee Variety: 74-112 and 74-110
Cup Profile: Burnt Sugar, Floral, Bergamot, Tart Acid, Sweet, Floral, Citrus, Toffee, Sweet

Shishinda Block

Shishinda block is a 31.12-hectare subplot with 66,232 trees located in the Tega farm and its elevation area ranges from 1695-1710 MASL. It is in this block that the beautiful rivers of Kaffa pass through. It also houses the Tega & Tula organic coffee honey/hives. It also has many spices such as cardamom and ginger. Its trees were planted in 2001 and stumped during 2016 and 2017 and has 74-4, 74-112 and 74-110 tree varieties.

Block/Sub Farm Location: Tega
Total Area (Ha): 31.12
Total no of Trees: 66,232
Planted Year: 2001
Stumped Year: 2016 and 2017
Altitude (MASL): 1695-1710
Variety: 74-4, 74-112 and 74-110
Cup Profile: Caramel, Slight Berry, Lemon, Cooked Fruit, Floral, Good Abs

Zingaj Block

Being the first block where Tega Tula planted its first seedling and CBD-resistant varieties in 2000, Zingaj block is a 46.44-hectares with 98,058 trees located in the Tega farm and its elevation area ranges from 1730-1845 MASL. Its trees were planted in 2000 and stumped years are 2014 and 2016 and has 74-4/165, 7454/110 and 74-112 varieties.

Block Location: Tega
Total Area (Ha): 46.44
Total no of Trees: 98,058
Planted Year: 2000
Stumped Year: 2014, 2016
Altitude (MASL): 1730-1845 MASL
Variety: 74-4/165, 7454/110 and 74-112
Cup Profile: Floral, Lemon, Caramel, Tart Acid, Sweet, Citric, Juicy, Tomato

Kewo Block

Kewo block is a 50.61-hectare subplot with 108,071 trees located in the Tega farm and its elevation area ranges from 1725-1794 MASL. Kewo block is where the farms Coffee Nursery and Washing station are located. It is surrounded by the UNESCO-registered forest heritage with streams that cross the Kaffa district and joins the Gojeb River. Its trees were planted in 2000 and 2019 and stumped in 2016, 2019 and 2020. Kewo block has 74-112, 74-4 and 75-227 varieties.

Block/Sub Farm Location: Tega
Total Area (Ha): 50.61
Total no of Trees: 108,071
Planted Year: 2000 and 2019
Stumped Year: 2016, 2019 and 2020
Altitude (MASL): 1725-1794
Variety: 74-112, 74-4 and 75-227
Cup Profile: Lemon, Tart, Sugary, Red Grape, Apple, Floral, Toffee, Lemon, Citrus, Clean, Slightly Nutty as Cools

Kasha Block

Kasha block is a 52.18-hectare subplot located in the Tega farm. It has 131,160 trees and with an elevation range of 1767-1842 MASL it is among the highest elevation areas on the farm. The planting years were 2000 and 2001, while stumped in 2010, 2014 and 2016. The varieties are 74-165 and 74-140.

Block/Sub Farm Location: Tega
Total Area (Ha): 52.18
Total no of Trees: 131,160
Planted Year: 2000 and 2001
Stumped Year: 2010, 2014 and 2016
Altitude (MASL): 1767-1842
Variety: 74-165 and 74-140
Cup Profile: Jasmine, Tart, Floral, Kiwi, Apricot, Tart, Lemon

Gura BLOCK

Gura block is a 57.78-hectare plot with 162,911 trees located in the Tega farm and its elevation area ranges from 1729-1800 MASL. Gura block is our best practice/trial block which has our biggest-size coffee beans. Shaded by avocado trees It is home to fauna including Colobus monkeys and warthogs. Its trees were planted in 2001, 2002 and 2004. Stumped years being 2016 and 2017, and has 74-110, 74-112, 74-165 tree varieties.

Block/Sub Farm Location: Tega
Total Area (Ha): 162,911
Total no of Trees: 23,044
Planted Year: 2001, 2002 and 2004
Stumped Year: 2016 and 2017
Altitude (MASL): 1729-1800
Variety: 74-110, 74-112, 74-165
Cup Profile: Jasmine, Chocolate, Heavy, Fruity, Floral, Cherry, Lemon, Sweet

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