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About Brazil Donas do Cafe Natural
Arrived February 2023, the first new crop from Brazil to arrive this season. It is in grainpro.
Developers of the Donas do Cafe program.
Carmen Lucia Chaves de Britto owns The Caxambu Farm and was once president of BSCA - Brazilian Association of Specialty Coffees. Fabiana Carvalho is the creator of The Coffee Sensorium and is Neuroscientist at Unicamp. Maria Dirceia Mendes and Evelyse Silva are managers of the two companies behnind this initiative. The project assists female producers by expanding their knowledge through education, marketing and negotiation.
This first Donas do Cafe lot that we are offering is also the first arrival of the 2023 season. It combines coffees produced by several female farms including Fazenda Piedade in Campestre - South of Minas at 1,220 meters run by Olga Maria. Also from Campestre Bianca Correa and her farm Sitio Coqueiral at 1,250 meters, a fifth generation coffee property. Andrea Rangel operates Fazenda Trapia, a 1,440 meter farm in Baependi from the Matiqueira de Minas region. Lastly, Ciomara de Carvalho's Sitio Mae da Providencia at 1,280 meters in Santana de Caldas, also from South of Minas.
Andrea Rangel - Fazenda Trapia
Ciomara Carvalho - Sitio Mae de Providencia
- Farm: Multiple female owned/operated farms
- Elevation: 1200 - 1450 meters
- Milling Process: Full Natural
- Drying Process: Patio Drying
- Harvest Start Month: July
- Harvest End Month: August
- Export Start Month: October
- Export End Month: January