Wahana Estate is established in the year 2005 and located in Lae Mungkur village, Sidikalang sub-district, Dairi district, North Sumatra – Indonesia. Historically, Sidikalang is one of the most popular coffee producing regions in Indonesia. Wahana Estate is located exactly in GPS coordinates of N02o41’06.9” and E098o20’56.2”.
Wahana Estate has an altitude of 1,200 – 1,500 m above sea level with an annual rainfall of about 2,000 mm to 3,000mm. Additionally, it is blessed to have a cool temperature which ranges between 15 to 25oC, with a record lowest temperature being 12oC and highest recorded temperature being 30 oC. With more than 10oC differences between day and night temperatures, our red coffee cherry from our estate boost a Brix of more than 13%.
Wahana Estate plantation spans across area of 468 Ha. Geographically Wahana Estate has 250 Ha for coffee plantations, 30 Ha for coffee nursery, 10 Ha for coffee processing facilities (mills), 100 Ha for Natural Reserve and the remaining area for growing vegetables, composting factory, worker facilities, other facilities and guest houses.
We have also implemented CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) and established a clinic to serve our workers for free. In addition, we have also established good relationship with small farmers by creating Farmers Support Center which helps farmers by giving information about coffee farms’ management, distributing shade trees, organic fertilizer and coffee seeds to farmers for free.
Wahana Estate currently also buys coffee red-cherries from small farmers groups in surrounding Wahana Estate to support our mills and processing facilities.