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Origin Information

Grower
114 smallholder farmers associated to Agroindustrial y Comercial Arriola e Hijos SA (AICASA)
Variety
Bourbon, Castillo, Costa Rica 95, Catimor, Grand Colombia, and Typica
Region
Quillabamba, La Convención, Cusco, Peru
Harvest
May - August
Altitude
1500 – 2030 meters
Soil
Clay minerals
Process
Fully washed and dried in the sun
Certifications

Background Details

Peru Quillabamba Cafe Sostenible Aicasa GrainPro is sourced from family-owned farms organized around Agroindustrial y Comercial Arriola e Hijos SA (AICASA), a family business that operates in Quillabamba a town within the province of La Convención, Cusco, Perú. AICASA works with 114 producer-members who cultivate coffee on farms that average 6 acres in size. AICASA provides producers with financing, training, and technical assistance to improve coffee quality. AICASA also strives to improve the quality of life for coffee producers and their families through internationally marketing coffee to gain improved premiums based on a reputation for quality.