The Yara Estate is located in Kiambu District about 23 km north of Nairobi bordering Cianda and Windrush estates to the east, the latter being a sister enterprise.
Yara Estate is a well-developed agricultural farm, part of an extensive belt of large scale coffee and tea estates of the Kiambu District.. The estate is owned by Gatatha Farmers Limited together with Windrush Estate, its sister company. Gatatha farmers use a system of five dams for sprinkler irrigation of coffee and maintain a cover of shade trees above the coffee. Yara Estate is located at the boundary of a tea zone. and the land extends to a total area of an approximately 640 acres. The coffee planation occupies the farm’s higher elevations, leaving the lower areas for tea growing or natural grazing along the river banks.
Variety: SL28, SL 34
Altitude: 1732 MASL (Meters Above Sea Level)
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