At Gevalia Organic Coffee is a carefully selected coffee bean from the lush mountains of Latin America yield this rich, aromatic and completely organic coffee. Noted for its pleasing floral undertones and exotic nature, this superior selection is smooth in flavor and medium in roast to create a distinctive coffee experience. Many factors are taken into consideration when coffee is considered organic. For example, the coffee farm's fertilizer must be 100% organic. Some organic fertilizer options include chicken manure, coffee pulp, bocachi and general compost. If inorganic fertilizers such as synthetic nitrogen, phosphate, and potash are used, then the crop grown cannot be certified organic.