Panama Elida Estate Catuai Natural
FIRST ROAST DATE SEPTEMBER 2nd
Country: Panama | Region: Boquete | Varietal: Catuai
Producer: Lamastus Family Process: Natural | Altitude: 1670 - 1950 masl
Growing Conditions: Specialized. Shade grown and surrounded by a private virgin-forest
reserve and a National Park. The farm is host to many exotic native species of plants, birds and
mammals including the Quetzal (bird) and the jaguar, biological rich and diverse cloud forest.
Fertilization: Hand applied, Chemical fertilizer, 2 or 3 times per year. NO insecticide, NO
herbicide, Fungicide 2 times per year.
Conservation Practices: Bird and exotic mammals’ sanctuary. We have planted several species
of native trees that feed the birds in the coffee plantation as shade.
Main Labor: Nögbe Indians
Labor practices/benefits: School for the kids, meals for the kids, Housing, cooking, and others
are all sponsored by the owner.