Origin Information

Grower
Asociación de Agricultores Orgánicos de la Secreta (AGROSEC)
Variety
Caturra, Castillo, and Colombia
Region
Ciénaga, Magdalena, Colombia
Harvest
September - January
Altitude
950 - 1,850 meters
Soil
Clay minerals
Process
Fully washed and dried in the sun
Certifications
Fair Trade, Organic

Background Details

This coffee is sourced from family-owned farms organized around Asociación de Agricultores Orgánicos de la Secreta (AGROSEC), a producer association with 40 members who live in the municipality of Ciénaga within the department of Magdalena, Colombia. AGROSEC assist members with the certification process.  AGROSEC also provides farmers with training to make organic fertilizers, protect water sources, and prevent soil erosion at their farms.