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The Social Impact of Craft Chocolate
Africa Cameroon Farm Social Entrepenuer

The Social Impact of Craft Chocolate

By Faraji Starks

Nearly two years after we opened our doors, in September 2018 we unveiled our Impact Dashboard which provides up-to-date statistics from our work in Cameroon,...

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Origin Story: Ethiopia Kossa Geshe Estate
Africa Farm organic Origin

Origin Story: Ethiopia Kossa Geshe Estate

By Faraji Starks

This month we've been highlighting our organic Kossa Geshe coffee from Ethiopia. As the birthplace of coffee, Ethiopia is a country that needs little introduction. Their...

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Origin Story: Dominican Republic Zorzal Cacao
Cacao Conservation Farm Origin

Origin Story: Dominican Republic Zorzal Cacao

By Faraji Starks

Dominican Republic Zorzal Cacao has made a name for themselves. Founders of Moka Origins, Ishan and Jeff, travelled to the Dominican Republic upon invitation from friend...

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Origin Story: Cameroon Mt Oku Coffee
Africa Cameroon Farm Origin Social Entrepenuer

Origin Story: Cameroon Mt Oku Coffee Part 2

By Faraji Starks

Cameroon stole our hearts. For over a decade, Moka’s founders have worked alongside communities in different parts of Cameroon, slowly developing an understanding of the...

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SPRING UPDATE
Farm organic Social Entrepenuer

SPRING UPDATE

By Faraji Starks

As you may have noticed, we haven’t posted on our blog since the new year… but all for good reason. Because of you, those who...

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2017 Stats: Let's Count The Beans

2017 Stats: Let's Count The Beans

By Faraji Starks

Hey Friends, 2017 was quite a year and we could not have done it without you! Let’s reminisce about a few things! We kicked off...

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Origin Story: Cameroon Mt Oku Coffee

Origin Story: Cameroon Mt Oku Coffee

By Faraji Starks

Our partnerships with farmers to increase coffee yields and enhance market access started in Northwest Cameroon’s scenic Oku Valley, named for the tribes that live...

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Our Factory In Honesdale Is Open!

Our Factory In Honesdale Is Open!

By Faraji Starks

The time has come - earlier this year in 2017, we opened our factory in Honesdale, PA! While we continue to expand our farm in West...

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Breaking Ground in Cameroon, Africa
Africa Cameroon Farm Origin Social Entrepenuer Sourcing Start-Up

Breaking Ground in Cameroon, Africa

By Jeff Abella

Moka Origins co-founders Ishan Tigunait and Jeff Abella planted Moka Farms in 2015 after working with the Himalayan Institute Cameroon (a Not For Profit Organization)...

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