GUAYA'B
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GUAYA'B

Regular price $ 19.50
PRODUCERS
Guaya’s Asociación Civil (GUAYA’B)
COUNTRY
Guatemala
REGION
Huehuetenango, Guatemala
CULTIVAR
Catuai, Caturra, and Villa Sarchi
PROCESS
Fully Washed and dried in sun
ELEVATION
1300 – 1650 meters
HARVEST
February - April
TASTING NOTES
Caramel, Milk Chocolate, Lime
CERTIFICATIONS
Organic, Fair Trade

GUATEMALA FTO SMBC HUEHUETENANGO GUAYAB SHB EP GRAINPRO is sourced from family-owned farms organized around Guaya’b Asociación Civil (GUAYA’B), an association of 640 members living in the municipalities of Jacaltenango, San Antonio Huista, and Unión Cantinil, within the department of Huehuetenango, Guatemala. The farms have been certified organic and Bird-Friendly by the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center. GUAYA’B provides members with access to micro-financing to ensure year-round farm maintenance and periodic renovations.  GUAYA’B also provides technical assistance, which includes soil analysis and training on organic fertilizer production. Additionally, GUAYA’B has a centralized wet-mill equipped with environmental controls to return water to the environment free of contamination.