NYAMACHE TEA FACTORY
Nyamache Tea Factory Co. Ltd. was incorporated under the Companies Act (Cap 486) by the registrar of companies on 11th February 1977 and construction work started the same year. It was commissioned in early 1978 by the late his Excellency President Jomo Kenyatta to serve the then emerging small scale tea farmers in the Bobassi region of the then Kisii District.
Nyamache enjoys a bi-modal type of rainfall that enhances two cropping seasons. The long rains season runs from February/March to June and short rains from August to November/December. The annual rainfall ranges between 1500mm and 2220mm with a mean temperature of 16.20C to 21.60C.
The factory is situated in Kisii County, Nyamache District, Nyacheki Division, Gionsaria Location, Nyantira sub-location of Bobassi constituency. Nyamache catchment transcends two Districts of Gucha and Transmara. The factory is located in Nyamache Town off Kisii – Kilgoris Road, approximately 450kms west of Nairobi and 38kms from Kisii Town at an altitude of between 1540-2100m above sea level.
The factory can be reached easily from Keumbu and Nyamache within a short time since it is well served with all weather roads. With Kisumu Airport only one hour to Nyamache, one can easily reach the place.
One can also reach Nyamache from Nairobi within four hours. Within Nyamache catchment is the famous river Gucha that traverses through the catchment. The catchment is approximately 236.7 square kilometers in size. Administratively it encompasses, Sameta, Nyamache and Nyacheki divisions. It borders Central Kisii District on the western and northern Frontiers, Transmara to the east and Nyamache/Kenyenya Divisions to the South.
The specific types of teas we sell are Primary grades – BP1, PF1,PD, D1, Secondary grades : F1,Dust, BMF, Special teas RPL, TMF2, TMF, (BLACK CTC TEA).
|Joseph N. Bwana- Chairman||Shem Moguche- Vice Chairman||Benjamin Matonda- Board Member|
|Samwel N. Tirimba||Joseph Nyaringita||Magubo J. Otoki|
|Beatrice Matundura||Nathan Kirera||Zachary Ondonga Alex|
Telephone: 0202342933| 0733 605187 | 0722 589140