He grew up in the Municipality of Oporapa. He is married and he has two sons. He is a Typical Colombia n coffee grower. He bought the farm 7 years ago without any kind of crop, then he started growing coffee with the knowledge he got from his father and the support of the extension service.
They are working hard to get the organic certification, right now the farm is organic in transition.
Coffee Processing Information
Fertilization: Twice a year according to the soils analysisDisease and Pest Control: They emphasize in the cultural pest control. However, in extreme cases, they use chemical products authorized by the certifiersHarvesting: Main Crop – October to December. Fly Crop – April to June
Annual Production: 86 bags
Soil Type: Franco Arcilloso
Annual Precipitation: 1,600 millimeters
Shade Grown Type: 0 %
Water Source: Fresh Water.
No. Permanent Employees: 2
No. Temporary Employees: 25
|Farm Name||Buena Vista|
|Farmer/Rep.||Jose Eivar Muñoz|
|Size (30kg boxes)||14|
|Program||Colombia North 2005|
|Processing system||Traditional Wet Processing|
|Coffee Growing Area||4|
|High bidders||Mercanta The Coffee Hunters for Monmouth Coffee Company (London), Cafes El Magnifico (Barcelona), The Golden Coffee Box (Netherlands)|