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Origin Information

Grower
José Toribio Vásquez
Variety
Bourbon, Catuai, Pache, and Pacas
Region
Marcala, La Paz, Honduras
Harvest
November - March
Altitude
1560 meters
Soil
Clay minerals
Process
Semi washed (Honey process), wet hulled and dried in sun
Certifications
Organic

Background Details

HONDURAS ORGANIC JOSE TORIBIO VASQUEZ YELLOW HONEY GRAINPRO is produced by José Toribio Vásquez and milled as a micro-lot at RAOS (Cooperativa Regional de Agricultores Orgánicos de la Sierra) where José Toribio is a member. José Toribio and his wife own a three acre farm located in Marcala a municipality within the department of La Paz, Honduras. José Toribio and his family have been cultivating coffee since 1996 and selling their coffee as a conventional commodity. Coffee is the main source of income for José Toribio and his family, and the premium for producing specialty coffee is going to help them to raise their two daughters.