NAME AND LOCATION OF THE FARM:
Farm San José, located in Las Manos, from the Munniciplity of Dipilto, Nueva Segovia.
TELL US THE FARM HISTORY:
It’s a family heirloom, whose first owner was Mr. Guillen Eudoro father. Has six years to be managed by Eudoro son. The extension of the farm is 33 manzans of land* and all is planted of coffee, with an output of 600 QQ of Catuaí and Caturra varieties and the coffee is shade of guava and musáceas. The farm has 60 years of belonging to the family.
It belongs to his mother Silvia Jarquín, her daughter Silvia Nicol and his wife Norma Elisa Flores.
WHICH IS YOUR SECRET FOR WINNING THE COMPETITION?
Working putting God as guide and the good work done by staff regarding management of coffee.
HOW DO YOU FEEL OF BEEN ONE OF THE WINNERS?
Motivated to continue investing in the coffee industry to constantly improve in favor of coffee quality and satisfied with the work done.
IN WHAT YOU WILL BE INVESTING PROFIT TO BE OBTAINED FROM ELECTRONIC AUCTION?
It will be invested in improving foliar and soil fertilization.
HAVE YOU PARTICIPATED IN THE COMPETITION BEFORE? HAVE YOU WON PREVIOUSLY?
10th place in 2005 and 17th in 2007.
WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT THE CUP OF EXCELLENCE PROGRAM?
It is an opportunity for producers, it is a door for direct access to a fair and direct market.
*1 Manzana of Land = 0.7050 Hectare
|Farm Name||San Jose (2015)|
|Farmer/Rep.||Eudoro Jose Guillen Jarquin|
|Size (30kg boxes)||23|
|Aroma/Flavor||Lemonade, sweet lemon, vanilla, rose hip, green apple, peach, nectarine, nectar|
|Acidity||stone fruit, citric, complex|
|Other||Complex, very pleasant mouthfeel, buttery body, balanced, biscuit finish|
|Auction Lot Size (lbs.)||1488|
|High bidders||Kyokuto Fadie Corporation|