Andean Ridge : Colombia : Huila : Guadalupe

El Diviso Farm

Coffees with tradition

El Diviso coffee farm detail by detail

How each green coffee bean is cultivated, processed and harvested at the El Diviso farm.

The El Diviso farm, owned by Luis Contreras, is located in the coffee growing region of Huila, in the coffee growing district of Guadalupe.
The coffees grow under native shade provided by the trees on the farm, at an altitude of 1,800 meters above sea level.
With a total area of 5 hectares, Luis Carlos dedicates 4.7 hectares to coffee production.

Crop data at the farm

  1. The varietals planted on the farm are Caturra and Colombia.

  2. The average age of the coffee trees is 4 years.

  3. Coffee trees grow in different types of soils, sandy and black soil.

  4. Rainfall and sprinkler irrigation is the irrigation system that Luis Carlos Guzman uses on his farm.

  5. The type of pruning is traditional and the fruit is picked by hand.

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Coffees produced by Luis Carlos Guzman at his El Diviso Farm

All the coffees produced by Luis are subjected to rigorous quality controls in order to obtain the best quality in their lots.

Green coffee producer Luis Carlos Guzman, from the coffee growing region of Huila, Colombia.

Producer Luis Carlos Guzman

“All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them.”

”I dedicate myself to coffee farming, because of my grandparents, they are the ones who transmitted to me the dedication and love for coffee. I have been a coffee producer since 2003, although I have been dedicated to coffee growing for 17 years. For me the cultivation of coffee is a tradition that comes from my grandparents to my parents, they have instilled in me this wonderful crop”.

Location of the Lucitania coffee plantation

Andean Ridge

Coffee Geography

Colombia

Coffee Origin

Huila

Coffee Region

Guadalupe

Coffee District

The El Diviso coffee farm a history of coffee trees and coffees

El Diviso farm of producer Luis Carlos Guzmán

The History of El Diviso

A farm with vocation and work that since the change of ownership has specialized in high quality coffees.

Other producers in Colombia

Hertson Bernal

Dorsal Andina : Colombia : Huila
|Guadeloupe

I am dedicated to coffee growing, because I have worked in coffee plantations since I was a child.
In 2006 I bought the La Esperanza farm”.

Jaime Figueroa

Dorsal Andina : Colombia : Huila
|Garzon

When I was a child I spent my summers in the countryside with my grandmother, those summers awakened in me a great passion for the countryside and the cultivation of coffee.