LOTE # 18 FARM: CASAS VIEJAS PRODUCER: NORMAN RAMON PAGUAGA Name and Location of Property: Casas Viejas is located in the community of La Laguna # 2, Nueva Segovia. It is a young plantation of four Year Caturra varieties, planted at elevations of 1300m, sandy loam soil with a rainfall of 1600 meters above sea level, grown under shade coffee. Tell us the story of your farm: I have owned for 8 years, with an area of 7,042 hectares totally cultivated varieties caturra and Paca. Since I bought has been a great effort to produce, I have had economic difficulties, but thank God I have achieved Coffee producing 200 qq. Family generations: My family is integrated of 5 members, both my parents and my brothers. Whats your secret for winning the competition? Proper management from land preparation, picking, fermenting and washing at the appropriate time, with high demands, preserving the environment How do you feel in being a winner? Happy to be involved and be competitive in terms of quality is concerned.
What do you think of the Cup of Excellence?
It is very important the participation of the community of coffee growers in Nicaragua , is set to show the excellent quality of coffee that Nicaragua has.
|Farm Name||Casas Viejas|
|Farmer/Rep.||Norman Ramon Paguaga Gonzalez|
|Size (30kg boxes)||35|
|Aroma/Flavor||red apples, red fruit, dark chocolate, prunes, winy, hazelnut, sweet bread, honey, cantaloupe, sweet bell pepper|
|Acidity||apple, citrus, grapes|
|Other||good cool, super sweet, creamy, long finish, soft|
|Processing system||Washed, Sun|
|Coffee Growing Area||6.99|
|Auction Lot Size (lbs.)||2314.83|
|High bidders||Kyokuto Fadie Corporation|