Plans are reportedly underway for the establishment of the Coffee Research Institute which will assist in reviving a coffee industry where older people farm coffee more and young people consume the commodity more, and where the average coffee drinking age is 17 years.
A coffee plantation (file photo).
The standoff between a team implementing reforms proposed to streamline the coffee sub-sector and some major stakeholders now threatens to shatter the hopes of thousands of … Read more »
If only half of the more than 700,000 coffee farmers embraced ICT platforms and applications, we could radically transform the industry and revolutionise the agricultural sector. … Read more »
Data from the ministry of agriculture shows that Kenya’s coffee best peak was at 129,000 tonnes in 1988-89, which has since dropped to 40,700 tonnes in the 2016-17 year. Kiambu … Read more »