Coffee Farming in Africa – Where It All Began

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As we embark on a trip through the coffee regions of the world, it makes sense to begin our journey in Africa where both the arabica and robusta coffee plants originated. Although intentional coffee farming in Africa dates back over 2,000 years, Coffee Arabica L. grew wild in the Kaffa district of Ethiopia thousands of … [Read more…]