BRAZIL Cultivation of coffee by ACOP – Ouro Verde

The ACOP of Ouro Verde, which last year installed the irrigation system in large areas of the community “sitio” (arable land) to prepare new coffee plantations, by both individual members and community, succeded in planting new coffe crops, with the financial help of Don Sergio. Soon there will be the first harvest, and, after harvesting, a “coffee seeds drying machine” is required. Until a few years ago, coffee drying was done simply by placing the coffe seeds under the sun in the ACOP courtyard. Today the quantities and quality demands of the product are such that this simple and traditional …

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