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Origin Information

Grower
Comité de Cafeteros de Antioquia
Variety
Castillo, Caturra, and Colombia
Region
Ituango, Antioquia, Colombia
Harvest
September - October | April - May
Altitude
1000-2100 masl
Soil
Clay minerals
Process
Fully washed and dried inside solar dryers that provide protection from the rain
Certifications

Background Details

Colombia Antioquia Ituango Excelso EP Especial GrainPro is sourced from family-owned farms located in the municipality of Ituango in department of Antioquia, Colombia. Producers work directly with the Cooperativa de Caficultores de Antioquia and the Federación Nacional de Cafeteros de Colombia (FNC) to gain better access to technical support for best agricultural practices. In addition to marketing coffee internationally, the FNC provides producers with financing, training, and technical assistance to improve coffee quality. The FNC also strives to improve the quality of life for coffee producers and their families through projects promoting income diversification and education.