Origin Information

Asociación de tecnólogos y productores agropecuarios de Bilbao (ASOTBILBAO)| 50 members
Caturra, Castillo, and Colombia
Planadas, Tolima, Colombia
April-August|December- February
1450 meters
Clay minerals
Fully washed and dried in the sun
Fair Trade, Organic

Background Details

COLOMBIA FTO TOLIMA ASOTBILBAO GRAINPRO is sourced from family-owned farms organized around ASOTBILBAO, a producer association with 50 members who live in Bilbao within the municipality of Planadas in the department of Tolima, Colombia.  Members of ASOTBILBAO are graduates of Servicio Nacional de Aprendizaje SENA. SENA is a non-governmental educational institution that provides social and technical education to its participants.  The average age of members of ASOTBILBAO is 35 years old and in collaboration with an exporting company called Lohas Beans, coordinate efforts to improve the quality of coffee including technical support to guide coffee farmers on the best agricultural practices for quality coffee production and with investments in projects focused on the improvement of coffee farm infrastructure.