I am a 41 years old coffee grower; my family is conformed by my wife and 4 years between 2 and 12 years old. I am the president of the group of coffee management of the Calibio village. Additionally to the coffee we have tomato crops and also poultry breeding.
There is a septic tank for waste disposal from the ecological Beneficiadero and the house. We also protect the borders of the Benito river planting bamboos and other native trees. We also have semishade grown trees such as plantains and guamos.
Coffee Processing Information
Fertilization process is done twice a year, one in October and the other one in February. We also apply organic fertilizer produced with the organic wastes of the house and depulping process. For broca we have cultural control or re-re. The main crop is 90% in the first semester of the year and 10% in the fly crop in the second semester.
Annual Production: 30 bags
Soil Type: Franco Arenoso
Annual Precipitation: 1,800 millimeters
Shade Grown Type: 35% Shade Grown
Water Source: Natural source and Municipal Aqueduct
No. Permanent Employees: 2
No. Temporary Employees: 5
|Farm Name||Bella Vista|
|Farmer/Rep.||José Antonio Velasco Ch|
|Size (30kg boxes)||15|
|Program||Colombia South 2005|
|Processing system||Traditional Wet Processing process|
|Coffee Growing Area||4.5|
|High bidders||Arab Coffee & Tashiro Coffee|