Yirgacheffe Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union
Providing quality coffee and enabling a better life for our producers.
Yirgacheffe Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union
Providing quality coffee and enabling a better life for our producers.
Organic
Quality, sustainable production in the Gedeo highlands
Yirgacheffe Coffee
Organic by tradition, Sustainable by choice
Nature
From our farm to your cup
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Coffee Processing

Rigorous Processing and Selection

Once are green beans reach are headquarters in Addis, we put them through a rigorous 7-step sorting and preparation process with the state of the art machinery and trained sorters.

  1. Precleaning
  2. Destoning & Magnetic separation
  3. Pulping & Polishing
  4. Sorting & Grading (screen size)
  5. Gravity Separation
  6. Color sorting
  7. A final round of handpicked sorting with human eye.

Only the finest quality beans make the cut!

Warehousing and Storage

Our Storage System

We ensure proper storage with appropriate oxygen and moisture flow and avoid any mold or damage to our carefully selected beans.

Transportation

Transporting of the coffee from the cooperatives stores to the YCFCU processing plant in Addis Ababa is done using our fleet of trucks.