Talamanca Organica Cacao & Fine Chocolate

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ORIGIN TYPE: Individual Farm what’s this? 1 farmers, Established 1996

Rehabilitated (since 1994) abandoned to blight 7 hectare coastal slope cacao farm descended from the original creole family Downer, located in Playa Chiquita Talamanca de Limon Costa Rica. The mission of Talamanca Organica Cacao & Fine Chocolate is quality cacao grown in harmony with Mother Nature. The primary cultivars are creole, Trinitario and some Forestero. Our focus is sustainable farming and regenerative ecosystem practices.

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Caribbeanvivero .

Founder/. Curator at Talamanca Organica Cacao & Fine Chocolate

Created this page: Jun 29, 2016

Last updated: 14 days ago

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$5.00/kg USD
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Creole cacao

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Quantity Available: 1 metric tons

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BASICS

FARM SIZE: 8 total Ha

5 Ha. of Cacao

1 Ha. of other crops

2 Ha. of Forested Conservation Area

PRODUCTION CAPACITY: 2-3 metric tons/year

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PROJECTED PRODUCTION CAPACITY NEXT YEAR: 3-4 metric tons/year

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VARIETALS: Creole & Trinitario

OTHER CROPS: Banana, plantain, limes coconut, guanabana, Araza, yucca yampy, passion fruit and more

VISION

Maintain integrity of Costa Rican Talamancan indigenous biodiversity and support rainforest sustainability through regenerative cacao production, education and conservation, by providing the best cacao and chocolate to local businesses and international tourists while in harmony with Mother Nature.

CHALLENGES

Climate challenges and wildlife consumption .


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Caribbeanvivero .

Founder/. curator at Talamanca Organica Cacao & Fine Chocolate

Mar 21

Talamanca Organica Cacao and Fine Chocolate MISSION: Maintain integrity of Costa Rican Talamancan indigenous biodiversity and support rain forest sustainability through regenerative cacao production, education and conservation, by providing the best cacao and chocolate to local businesses and international tourists while in harmony with Mother Nature.

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