Over the years, ACPL has worked with and supported over 12,000 small holder farmers involved in different projects, all geared towards sustainability, improved output, certification, handling farming as a business and saving to meet basic needs.
The company has a factory and field office located at Nyabuhikye 5 kilometers from Ibanda Town on the Ibanda-Mbarara Highway, Ibanda District. This field office serves both as a buying centre with a primary processing facility and a training place for ToTs and Village Agents. Our coordinating office is on Plot 6/8 Nyondo Close Bugolobi Industrial Area , Kampala. Currently ACPL works with farmers located in the districts of Ibanda, parts of Kamwenge, parts of Mbarara and Buremba in Kiruhura district, Uganda.
Our main goal is “enhancing productivity, competitiveness and incomes” among small scale coffee farmers who a key player along the coffee value chain thereby making a contribution to the national strategy of eradicating poverty and the UN-Millennium Development Goal (UN-MDG) I “Eradicating Extreme Poverty and Hunger”.
Ankole Coffee Processors Limited is pursuing a vision of being the “the best pro-small holder farmer coffee buyer, processor and exporter in the East African region”.
ACPL’s mission is to “Increase the household income of smallholder family farmers by empowering them to produce coffee in ways that meet customers’ expectations” both in terms of quality and quantity.