In 2016, we made acquaintance with three coffee producing families Nariño through a national coffee quality competition: Finca El Pará, Finca Santa Rosa and Finca El Arroyo. We made a great effort to meet these coffee producing families in person. This year as well, we focused our efforts on this region. This is a growing relationship that 32Cup has cultivated in the past and continues to expand.
We keep on fine-tuning the supply chain to have a maximal return to the producers while working with knowledgeable Colombian coffee experts to mill and ship the coffee to Antwerp. We were also able to have our supply chain partners pay the producers up front in full, which is a rare and impactful beneﬁt for small producers that have to tie up almost all of their funds in the harvest and often wait for payment for months after turning the coffee over
These micro-lots from the familiar small group of producers include: