NAME AND LOCATION OF THE FARM:
Farm La Laguna is located in the community of La Laguna, municipality of Dipilto, Nueva Segovia, is located in a very nice, accessible area with microclimate suitable for the cultivation of coffee.
TELL US THE FARM HISTORY:
It is a property that I acquired five years ago with coffee already in production, are 50 Manzanas, varieties produced is Caturra, produce about 750 QQ Green Coffee.
My family consists of my wife and three children, five members, all involved in the stages from production to export.
WHICH IS YOUR SECRET FOR WINNING THE COMPETITION?
First thank God, who has blessed us and has given us the opportunity to Cafetalera Buenos Aires count on a staff that works together to strive, with the interest and vision based on the continuous improvement of our coffees
HOW DO YOU FEEL OF BEEN ONE OF THE WINNERS?
Very happy because it is a way to recognize the work that is being done, it is a stimulus to the dedication and effort, are results of successful integration.
IN WHAT YOU WILL BE INVESTING PROFIT TO BE OBTAINED FROM ELECTRONIC AUCTION?
Improvements to the farm.
HAVE YOU PARTICIPATED IN THE COMPETITION BEFORE? HAVE YOU WON PREVIOUSLY?
We have participated, thank God it was achieved in 2012, the 21st place and this year the 34th.
WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT THE CUP OF EXCELLENCE PROGRAM?
It is a strict competition where the best coffee is selected, the winners receive valuable credentials that impels them to be recognized in the international market, obtaining benefits such as high-priced coffees position and demonstrate that in our country quality coffee is grown.
|Farm Name||La Laguna (2015)|
|Farmer/Rep.||Luis Emilio Valladarez|
|Size (30kg boxes)||21|
|Aroma/Flavor||chocolate, sweet, cherry, grape, berry trifle, sugar cane|
|Acidity||orange, sparkling, refined acidity|
|Auction Lot Size (lbs.)||1389|
|High bidders||Ecom Japan Limited|