Category: Coffee with Character

Video: Grounds to Ground Sustainability Program

We’re proud to be a part of Grounds to Ground, a sustainability program at UMass Dartmouth that transports Jim’s Organic Coffee grounds to local Sid Wainer & Son farms. The Grounds to Ground initiative collects our used organic coffee grounds from the UMass Corsair Cafe, a campus cafe that brews coffee for faculty and students… Read more »

Video: How Organic Coffee is Grown

As part of our Mini Lecture Series, Jim talks about how organic coffee is grown, without the use of synthetic pesticides or fertilizers. Organic coffee is grown is in harmony with nature, at high elevations, under shade and often in rainforest conditions. In this short video, learn about the coffee plant’s growth process, the milling… Read more »

Rwandan Kigeyo | Limited Release #14

Welcome to Rwanda, also known as a land of a thousand hills. Rwanda is located in Eastern Africa, neighboring Uganda, Burundi, Congo, Kenya and Tanzania. We know of great coffees coming from Kenya and Burundi, but since 1904, Rwanda was primarily a commercial coffee producer. In the year 2000, however, they entered the specialty coffee… Read more »