ST DOMINGOS - special origin profile
June – July
Estate / Grower:
Fazenda do Selado / Mauricio Barbosa
Volcanic Micro Region of Poços de Caldas - Brazil
1100m to 1250m
Mundo Novo and Catuai
About the Estate
José Barbosa Sobrinho started his coffee production 70 years ago, in one of the noblest place for coffee production within the Microregion of Poços de Caldas.
Many years later, after Mr. José Barbosa passed away, his wife Augusta Barbosa de Paula led Fazenda do Selado together with one of the 4 sons, Maurício Barbosa. Today Mauricio conduct alone a 114 hectares coffee estate, with an average annual production of 2000 bags.
Altitude: 1100m - 1250m I Area: 62 hectares of coffee plantation I Varieties: Mundo Novo and Catuaí
Harvesting System: hand picked I Dry-process: natural
Social Responsibility: 32 families depend directly on this Estate during the harvesting
Environmental Responsibility: 20% of total area consisting of preserved Atlantic Rainforest
Annual production average: 2000 bags