Coffee Story: The Forced Coffee Cultivation System in West Sumatra [Part 1]

Coffee has been a trade commodity for the mountains of West Sumatra since before the Forced Cultivation System period began. During this period, coffee was not yet considered a highly profitable commodity for farmers, so it was not planted on a massive scale. The colonial state soon realized the agricultural potential of Sumatra, especially regarding […]

Coffee Story: The Story Behind the Brew

Starting from the story of the discovery of “Coffee Beans” which spread to Europe until it finally entered Indonesia and now we can taste the delicious aroma of brewed coffee. What is the story behind the coffee we enjoy every day? From ancient times to the present day, Indonesia has been renowned for its diversity […]