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The Best Coffee Subscription

New Njoga Coffee Subscription Offers Quality Coffee from Kenya and More Do you want any easy way to get fresh, quality coffee at home? It’s here! Njoga Coffee is proud to offer a new home subscription service in partnership with Axiom Coffee and Global Coffee Trading. Through this unique partnership you will have access to coffees that have been sourced through direct relationships from farms using sustainable and fair practices. You will get two coffees with every monthly shipment. You have two options: a two-bag Njoga Coffee subscription or the Coffee Club Explorer subscription.  With the Coffee Club Explorer subscription, your package will include one coffee from Njoga Coffee that is a competition-level coffee sourced directly from Kenya. You will...

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Why a Njoga Cup of Coffee Counts

Why a Njoga Cup of Coffee Counts We are excited to announce our new partnership with My Cup Counts® to produce high quality single-serve beverage products. At Njoga, our goal is provide quality coffee that makes a difference. That’s why this partnership is just the right fit. My Cup Counts, like Njoga, is committed to ethical and sustainable sourcing, while maintaining high standards for social responsibility. My Cup Counts services people with special needs by providing access to jobs and training, which can help provide independence and financial security. “This partnership gives Njoga Coffee the opportunity to offer a quality single serve coffee experience while supporting a mission that we care about deeply,” says Edward Karîithi of Njoga Coffee and...

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What is the Impact of Your Morning Cup of Coffee?

Njoga Coffee Supports Girls’ Education in Kenya There is no shortage of need in Kenya where Njoga Coffee comes from. Njoga coffee itself is a result of trying to fulfill a need. A need to find a direct-to-consumer market for our small-scale coffee farming community in a world where access to coffee consumers is dominated by successful large enterprises. To their credit, these businesses try their best to operate ethically while protecting their shareholders’ investments. The specialty coffee community is very conscious of the needs of the people who grow coffee around the world.  At Njoga, we understand this need because this is where we are from and this is where we grow our coffee. Therefore, it would be unconscionable...

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Urgent Warning of Coffee Berry Borer Outbreak to Kenyan Farmers

The Kenya Coffee Research Institute sent a communiqué on July 8, 2016 to Kenyan farmers warning them of a coffee berry borer (CBB) outbreak.  The information package, which was sent by the director, Mr. Manai, warned of an upwards of 70% – 80% crop loss should farmers not take steps to combat the bug. The coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei Ferrari, is a major pest of Robusta and Arabica coffee grown in relatively low altitudes, which in Kenya would be below 5,000 feet and above 4,200 feet. In Kenya, the CBB is common in all coffee growing areas and has recently been observed to increase possibly due to higher than normal temperatures at this time of year. The CBB potentially...

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Most Sought after Coffee in the World

Kenyan coffee is rated best in the world for its bold and balanced flavors, grapefruit citrus taste, and wonderful aromas. It’s one of the most sought after coffees in the specialty markets of Europe, the United States, Japan, and Korea, where it’s imported in small batches.  But why does Kenyan coffee score so high compared to other coffees? Why is it that professionals in the industry pay top dollar for Kenya’s coffee? Like most luxury goods, it comes down to meticulous attention to detail. Kenyan small scale coffee farmers take care of each coffee tree the way Kobe beef farmers take care of their steers. At Njoga farms, and the farms around us, we know each tree. We know its...

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