Mexico SHG Chiapas
Tasting Notes: of Molasses, Plum
Union de Ejidos y Comunidades San Fernando is made up of around 1,400 smallholder farmers across 4 regions in Chiapas, Mexico. Founded in 1984, the coop started with 17 farmers and has focused in improving quality and improving farmer livelihoods over the years, hence their success in growth.
Altitude: 1300 to 1450 (m. a. s. l.)
Cooperative Name: Union de Ejidos y Comunidades San Fernando
Year Founded: 1984
Number of Members: 1400