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Rwanda Coshaco - Washing Station

Here we are again and it’s time to introduce you to our March special: Rwanda Coshaco – Washing Station Scoring 95 points, this region produced the 2nd best coffee in 2013 and we can’t wait to introduce the 2015 crop.   The Nyamasheke District, in the extreme west part of Rwanda, is home to 17 different washing stations. Sitting at 1508 meters above sea level, the Coshaco Washing Station is a cooperative of 300 farmers founded in 2009. After facing financial troubles while it was privately operated, David Sanzira, a member of the cooperative, took over Coshaco in 2014. Since taking over he processed 120 tons of cherries in 2014 and grew significantly to 250 tons in the past year.  ...

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