Origin Information

Grower
Finca Los Alpes / Agropecuaria Farallones S.A.
Variety
Caturra
Region
Antioquia, Colombia.
Harvest
April-June|October - December
Altitude
1,740 – 2,000 meters
Soil
Clay minerals
Process
Fully washed and dried in the sun
Certifications

Background Details

This coffee is sourced from Finca Los Alpes / Agropecuaria Farallones S.A, located in the municipality of Bolivar within the department of Antioquia, Colombia.  Jose Argiro Arboleda, his wife, Elvia Lucia Puerta, own and manage the farm along with their children, Juan Alvaro and Olga Stella, and their three grandchildren.  Finca Los Alpes is a 222 acre farm on which 138 acres has been cultivated with coffee while the remainder of the farm is naturally preserved.  The Arboleda family uses their milling facilities at Los Alpes to support smaller scale coffee producers in the region, which includes a program called Coffee Connections designed to assist producers through training aimed at improving quality and earns for their coffee.