LOTE# 04 FARM: LA PROVIDENCIA PRODUCER: MARLENE GALO PEREZ Name and Location of Property: The Providence Farm is located in the municipality of Dipilto volcano about 27 km from the head of department (Ocotal) where is located the the farm has a beautiful view of the municipality, the Villa is surrounded by a vast area of jungle Virgin and a few species of animals seen in the area, being a protected reserve. Tell us the story of your farm: Was inherited from my parents in 2004 on November 22 being lucky and winning that year 21place the Cup of Excellence farm have an extension of 4 acres of Coffee Production in which We produced 200 quintals of Pergamino Coffee. Coffee varieties: Caturra, Bourbón, and other crops have, citrus fruits, bananas for consumption by the family and my workers. Family generations: The family is integrated of 5 members, 3 children age 3 years, 5 years and 20 months old. Whats your secret for winning the competition? 1 – First of the best kept secret has been to trust God 2 – Good agricultural practices (picking and Wet mill) 3 – My farm is located in a very privileged area which is the Cordillera Dipilto-Jalapa.
How do you feel to be a winner?
I feel fortunate to have won a prize to keep producing the best coffee of Dipilto and so achieve the goals.
What do you think of the Cup of Excellence?
1 – Is a benefit to the producer 2 – Motivate the producer that the market knows the quality of coffee produced. 3 – Assist the producers economy
|Farmer/Rep.||Marlene Galo Perez|
|Size (30kg boxes)||37|
|Aroma/Flavor||hazelnut, fruit, butter, nuts, candied fig, toffee, fruits|
|Acidity||white wine, clear, strawberry-like, kiwi-like|
|Other||chocolate, medium finish, candy aftertaste, balanced, buttery juicy mouthfeel|
|Processing system||Washed, Sun|
|Coffee Growing Area||2.8|
|Auction Lot Size (lbs.)||2447.11|
|High bidders||Terarosa, Beanybeans Coffee & Beany Roasters, Wonhyoro Coffee, Pohang Arabica, Coffee Eyagi, Rawbean Coffee Academy, Belief Coffee and Caffe Themselves|