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Cafe inaugurated at Wokha

Coffee Cafe

Dimapur, August 17: Director of Land Resources, T Renben Lotha, inaugurated Coffee Natural Nagas Cafe at Wokha on August 17.

He said that Nagaland produces high quality coffee in comparison to normal coffee available in the market and has become a popular drink resulting in high demand from other States of the country and different parts of the world. He also encouraged the coffee farmers to put in more effort and develop coffee drinking culture.
He also said that coffee plantation can be a part of ‘nation-building income generation’.
The officer highlighted the vision of Land Resources Department to promote coffee culture by following 3Es- Employment, Environment and Economy. Currently, the department has signed an MoU with Noble Cause Coffee Company at Cape Town, South Africa for 30 years.
He said that in collaboration with Coffee Board of India and State Land Resources Department, coffee farmers are technically supported and supervised to promote coffee farming.
Deputy Director, Land Resources Nagaland, C Vanchamo highlighted that majority of Nagaland’s geography has micro climate conditions which is very suitable for coffee plantation and said that coffee plantation does not distinguish rich or poor and it can be cultivated by any class of society.

Proprietor of Coffee Natural Nagas, Steve Odyuo acknowledged the department for their presence and stated that Coffee Natural Nagas will be a part of natural environment by way of conservation and management.
(Page News Service)