Meet Rosa Lloclla

(our second partner-farmer)

Meet Rosa. She grew your coffee. From San Ignacio, Peru, she's the epitome of perseverance. A fighter. She and her son, Nolberto, are determined to improve their farm.

Farmer Profile

Country

Peru

Region:

Cajamarca

Village:

Bajo Ihuamaca (San Ignacio)

Age:

42

Civil Status:

Widowed

Family

Son, Nolberto. Son, Juan Carlos. Daughter, Emerson.

Education:

Completed middle school

Favorite Food:

Ceviche

Interests:

Women's rights and her childrens' education

Years Producing Coffee:

30

Farm Size:

8.65 acres (3.5 hectares)

Farm Elevation:

5,085 feet (1,550 meters)

Coffee Challenges:

Low prices, erratic weather and lack of labor

Community Challenges:

Extreme poverty, no access to healthcare, childhood malnutrition

Memorable Quote:

“What I am most proud of? My kids. They're young people who think that they can overcome the circumstances of their lives and do thinks that I wasn't able to do.”

Rosa would love for you to drink her coffee.

Want to try some?

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