KAPSARA TEA FACTORY CO. LTD
Kapsara Tea Factory is a factory with two production lines, serving 2,024 registered growers from within its catchments. The catchment area is estimated to be 464 hectares with approximately 4.5m tea bushes with an average production of 0.85 kilograms per bush. The factory lies on a 20 acre piece of land.
The factory also handles a further 121 hectares from Nyayo Tea Zones which have got about 1,200,000 tea bushes. These are located in Kapsokwony on the slopes of MT. Elgon and Kapcherop in Marakwet district. It is the only tea factory in the entire Transnzoia county and its catchment .It covers over 4 counties(Transnzoia, Westpokot,Bungoma and Elgeyo Marakwet counties.)
The factory specializes in the production of Black CTC tea
While at Kapsara, one can enjoy the view of Mt. Elgon and the Cheranganyi hills, two of the five water towers of Kenya. River Nzoia snakes past as it forms the lower boundary of the factory land. A stone thow away is the Saiwa swamp where one can enjoy nature trail and see the rare water antelope- sitatunga. The renown Kapenguria heroes cells where top Kenyan politicians were incarcerated during the fight for independence are just 20km away.
|David W. Sifunah- Chairman||John Gicheru Waweru - Vice Chairman||Javan Mukavale- Board Member|
|Stephen Kibarabara Mbatia||David J. Inyundo||John Kemboi Kiborom|
|Lucy Doyi Kihamba||Stephen Maara Njinju|
Telephone: 0717 725352 |0723 219533