Adriano is the representative of a group of 3 coffee growers: Adriano Delgado, Jose Vargas and Ignacio Delgado. They are small producers of shade grown coffee. All the families live in the farms. In the farms they also have sugar cane, citric fruits and other products.
They practice ecological wet milling, shade grown crops, protecting the environment and using organic fertilizers.
Coffee Processing Information
Fertilization: They dont use chemical products, natural fertilizers are used. Disease and Pest Control: Cultural control of broca (Re-Re). Harvesting: Main Crop – October to January.
Annual Production: 30 bags
Soil Type: Franco Arcilloso
Annual Precipitation: 1,300 millimeters
Shade Grown Type: 100% Shade Grown
Water Source: Fresh Water
No. Permanent Employees: 1
No. Temporary Employees: Between 5 to 10
|Farm Name||Finca La Ceiba|
|Farmer/Rep.||Adriano Delgado Angarita|
|Size (30kg boxes)||14|
|Program||Colombia North 2005|
|Processing system||Traditional Wet Processing|
|Coffee Growing Area||3|
|High bidders||Mercanta The Coffee Hunters for Dethlefsen & Balk (Hamburg), Mokkamestarit Oy (Finland) and The Coffee Company (Amsterdam)|