“Now we can live like humans.”

Some good news out of coffee producing regions in Kenya this week. In Kenya’s coffee growing area of Komothai, record prices at auction have farmers dreaming of a better future and driving to improve their crop. Record high commodity prices have rattled finance ministeries [sic] in the West, but poor growers see things differently — […]

You Gaturiri Watch This New Stumptown Origin Video

Everything depends on coffee here. Shot in November 2010, the newest Stumptown origin video from Nyeri, Kenya is aesthetically gorgeous, challenging and artful, exactly the sort of short filmmaking we love. Filmed in and around the Ngunguru and Gaturiri washing stations, it gives us a glimpse into the world of Kenyan washed coffees with narration […]