Coffee Farm Training 2024
from seed to export
This training happens
every year in January/February in
What is the CFT about?
Ever wondered what happens on a coffee farm throughout the year? What goes into making coffee export-ready?Join bridazul in this hands-on Coffee Farm Training and learn everything about coffee in origin, from seed to export.
Work as a coffee farm worker: from preparing soil over planting
& pruning to pest & shade management.
Think as a coffee farmer: implement a strategy that incorporates profit, planet and people.
HARVEST & PROCESSING
Experience how hard it is to ‘only pick the ripest cherries’ and decide with your group how to process them.
Explore the various processing techniques there are, both in theory as on the cupping table.
DRYING & EXPORT
Go to work in a drymill with various options for drying and see for yourself what effect each has on the final coffee.
Classify different qualities, learn about pricing structures, and how coffee is prepared for export.
"This course encompasses everything from seed to export and is a combination of hands-on experiences and class room theory."
Some impressions from last CFT
Is this something for you?
Did you ever wonder what happens on a coffee farm throughout the year? What goes into making coffee export-ready?Join bridazul in this hands-on Coffee Farm Training and learn everything about coffee in origin, from seed to export.
Included during CFT:
- in-country transport
- food and board (mainly Finca El Arbol in Dipilto)
- translation to English
- Getting to Managua, Nicaragua (where we pick you up)
- Overnight stays in Nicaragua (before or after CFT)
- Open mind
- Good shoes