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trees planted
1,2,98,,766
surface planted
3,,294 Ha

information

Created in 2014, this project aims at:

Providing solutions to coffee farmers to face climate change.

Helping farmers produce qualitative coffee by planting trees in coffee’s parcels to create shadow.

Empowering communities through agroforestry practices.

“All the family is involved in the farm lifestyle. For example my mother cultivates her vegetable garden under the shadow of the coffee parcel.” – Manuel Arbey Cortez Alban

 

Location

Cauca and Nariño regions

Type

Agroforestry and reforestation

Local partner

Federacion Nacional de Cafeteros de Colombia (Colombian Federation of Coffee growers)

Participants

4,974 small-scale coffee farmers from Cauca and Nariño clusters

Achievements

1,298,766 planted trees

supply chain

Coffee , Fruits and Vegetables , Water

Local partner

Our local partner for the Cauca y Nariño project is the Federacion Nacional de Cafeteros of Colombia.

Plantation models

Species planted

Nacedero - Trichanthera gigantea

Nacedero – Trichanthera gigantea

Guayacan Amarillo - Tabebuia chrysantha

Guayacan Amarillo – Tabebuia chrysantha

Cedro - Rosado Cedrela odorata

Cedro – Rosado Cedrela odorata

Roble - Quercus humboldtii

Roble – Quercus humboldtii

participants

Over 4000 small-scale coffee farmers participate in this project.

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