Here are some pictures of coffee in Uganda from seed to cup!
Ugandan coffee seedling
our robusta coffee was grown from seed in the south of Uganda at The Kasenge-Riverford organic agricultural centre.
coffee seedling growing well
a little shade makes the difference between life and death for a coffee seedling.
Ugandan coffee tree with beans on
here is a fully grown and well tended coffee tree with cherries ready for picking.
Uganda coffee flowers
the smell of coffee flowers is absolutely divine - a combination of jasmine and honeysuckle.
Ugandan coffee cherries getting ripe
the cherries all ripen at different times, so the coffee is carefully hand picked.
Uganda coffee ready for picking
the red cherries are carefully picked one at a time - which is where the saying "cherry picking" comes from!
Redber roasting coffee beans
the smell of roasting coffee is wonderful and here are the beans as they come out of the machine.