Neftali was born in 1963 in the municipality of Inza. He has been a coffee grower since 1984, he started with 1200 trees and he has 4200 trees now. All the family (his wife and three sons) work actively in the farm. They also have pork and chicken production.
The farm is 100% Shade Grown, plantains, fruits, native forest, etc. they also do an ecological wet milling process.
Coffee Processing Information
Fertilization: Chemical and organic fertilization twice per yearDisease and Pest Control: Cultural practice for broca control Re ReHarvesting: Main Crop – November to January. Fly Crop – April-June
Annual Production: 36 bags
Soil Type: Volcanic
Annual Precipitation: 1,770 millimeters
Shade Grown Type: 100 %
Water Source: Fresh Water. There is a natural source in the farm.
No. Permanent Employees: 2
No. Temporary Employees: 10
|Farm Name||La Estrella|
|Farmer/Rep.||Neftali Fajardo Salazar|
|Size (30kg boxes)||14|
|Program||Colombia North 2005|
|Processing system||Traditional Wet Processing|
|Coffee Growing Area||0.7|
|High bidders||Maruyama Coffee for Mikatajuku group|