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Sustainability

Committed to the Future

Sustainability

Committed to the Future

People & Culture

It’s Not Just About the Coffee

Gesha Village’s goal is to be the finest, most environmentally conscious coffee farm in Ethiopia, with uncompromising commitment to quality in every step of cultivation and processing, and the ultimate dedication to our employees and to our customers.

We seek to connect the world to Ethiopia and reveal all of its beauty within a perfect cup of coffee.

We believe in environmental responsibility

Agroforestry & Reforestation

At Gesha Village we feel a firm responsibility to preserve the environment in which we grow coffee, and we strive to minimize our impact as much as possible. Our agroforestry farming approach seeks to strike a balance between the commercial management of the farm and the original environment of the land, honoring our setting while producing a superior-quality coffee.

When we arrived at the land on which we built Gesha Village, about 25 percent of the land had been deforested. We paid special attention to revitalize the terroir with native trees that would function best in this environment. We conducted an environmental study from an agroforestry expert to advise us. We planted these trees at a moderate density of 2,000 trees per hectare, pairing them with more than 30,000 native shade trees to provide the proper balance of biodiversity and create a sustainable ecosystem for the coffee.

A Careful Approach to Water Usage

We view water as a precious resource, and the processing methods we employ are meant to use water in a responsible fashion. In our washed processing, we use modern eco-pulpers and demucilagers in order to use as little water as possible from the rivers. We use a recirculation system to further help our conservation, as well as an extensive natural treatment solution to filter the wastewater.

Repurposing Material

We also prioritize the reusing and recycling of materials. We compost all of the coffee pulp that remains from our washed-process coffee. In 2018, we installed new hulling equipment for our natural-process coffee, which allows us to reuse the dried coffee husk for mulching and sustainable fuel use.

Our community

Investing Locally

Through the Gesha Village Foundation, which we started in 2013, we’ve continued to support the two schools adjacent to Gesha Village with school supplies, sports equipment, desks and benches, construction materials for new bathrooms, and clinic supplies including solar lights, maternity gowns, and other necessities.

Farmer-to-Farmer Workshop

Gubalangi means “let’s relax and converse” in the Meanit language. In 2017, we started a yearly farmer-to-farmer think-tank workshop, titled Gubalangi, providing educational opportunities and information exchange to farmers. Hosted at the farm, these workshops are led by Gesha Village’s management team as well as visiting local and international specialty-coffee experts. The goal is to provide Ethiopian coffee farmers with information on farming best practices, challenges, and solutions, helping them work and grow together as a whole for the growth of the country’s coffee industry.

Our Story

Starting Gesha Village

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Location

Contact Us

P.O. Box 101058
Addis Ababa
Ethiopia

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TRUNK Coffee Nagoya 高岳本店 ★本日よりリリース★【限定】ゲシャヴィレッジ GESHA VILLAGE , GAYLEE Natural 100g
全店舗にて数量限定でドリンク提供とコーヒー豆の販売開始します!
この機会にぜひお楽しみ下さい!
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今回ご紹介するのは、Gaylee地区(ガイリー)GreenLabelのマイクロロットです。
Gaylee地区は農園南東部に位置し、正式名称は『Gaylee-Gesha』と呼ばれています。特筆すべきは農園全体の水源となるYetgordon川を有する区画であることです。この河川の恩恵を受けた土壌の水分値は高く、その結果、気温も他の区画に比べ穏やかに変化しています。結果的に、酸が円やかになり、甘味をより濃厚に感じることのできるエリアです。
Gaylee地区では当初、Gori Gehsa種やGesha1931種も試験的に植えていましたが、収穫した3品種の内、Illubabor Forest1974種が最も特徴のある味わいになったため、今ではIllubabor Forest1974種のみを育てています。このエリアはシェードツリーの割合が高く、急傾斜の好環境によりチェリーはゆっくりと成熟することで、収穫熟度は向上し、その力強いベリーやマンゴー感がユニークな風味となっております。
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コーヒー豆のご購入はこちらから!
www.trunkcoffee.thebase.in
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  • Congrats, Vojta, on your national barista champion win! 
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Czech Republic
Meet the 2020 Czech Rep. barista champion Mr. @barista_vojtaruzicka from @theroses_beer_coffee .
Vojta was trained for this competition by @delichristos and he used @geshavillage coffee for all his winning beverages roasted from @the_underdog_project roaster!! So far, in this years World Barista Championship, the barista champions from Austria, Czech Rep. and Portugal will be trained by our trainers and will be using The Underdog competition coffees selection! 
Melbourne here we come..
#theunderdogroasters #wbc2020🇦🇺 #geshavillage
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時計のない喫茶店 .
New coffee arrival

″Ethiopia -  Lot GVA.INV.4 :  Carbonic Maceration Honey″

Floral,Sweet,Almond...

出逢ったコーヒーの中でも,特に素晴らしいと思ったものを取り揃えております
様々な個性を持ったコーヒーをお楽しみください !

Pursue elegant coffee every day by adding theories to your senses
  • Our entry for the first Cup of Excellence in Ethiopia! As harvest is very late this year, this selection was made from the first 18 lots of the season. In total, our farm will produce 120 lots this year.
#GeshaVillage
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Coffee AMP the Roaster
got “GESHA” ☕️ #gesharycoffee #geshavillage #coffee #koenjiamp #the5678s #45rpm #7inchvinyl #coffeeamptheroaster #芸者 #tokyo #koenji #高円寺 #ゴロッパチ #coffeeandrecords
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We're so excited to serve you our very own gesha village ❤❤🔥🔥🔥 Pls follow us for more updates!
Come visit us we are open daily ☕
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#kanakaspecialtycoffee 
#geshavillage 
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