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Origin Information

Grower
Maria del Rocio Muñoz
Variety
Caturra, Colombia
Region
El Paraíso, Pitalito, Huila, Colombia
Harvest
December
Altitude
1800 meters
Soil
Clay minerals
Process
Fully washed and dried inside solar dryers that provide protection from the rain
Certifications

Background Details

Colombia Huila Finca Buenos Aires Maria del Rocio Munoz GrainPro is sourced from a family owned farm called Buenos Aires located in El Paraiso a community within the municipality of Pitalito in the department of Huila, Colombia. Maria del Rocio Muñoz manages her 12-acre farm where she processes harvested cherry with her own micro-mill, which allows for meticulous care in depulping, fermenting, and drying the coffee. Maria collaborates with an exporting company called San Miguel, a family owned company based in Huila that focuses on bringing traceable individual farmer micro-lots to the international market. The partnership has helped Maria improve quality, increase earnings from coffee sales, and strengthen her family’s livelihood.