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Learn the art of Coffee Farming: Colombia

This exciting course is designed for Coffee roasters, Farmers and Competitive Baristas Travel to Colombia and learn the art of farming with leading industry experts.






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Course Length

10 Days

Course Highlights

The course in Colombia will have you staying directly on the farm and learning all the aspects of the farm’s operation. You will be given free range to work with the hand pickers, work with leading agronomists and producers using the ripest cherries and  advanced processing methods . You’ll also be given the chance to use what you have learned to explore the world of experimental coffee processing and maintain a healthy sustainable coffee farm while becoming aware of all areas of your chosen origin including all areas of Growing, Harvesting, Processing, Logistics & Export. 

DAY 1.            Introduction to the countries coffee history & culture.
DAY 2.            Farm management, agronomy farm visits & planning.
DAY 3.            Cupping & roasting local varieties.
DAY 4.            Hand-Picking & processing.
DAY 5.            Farm visits processing orthodox & experimental.
DAY 6.            Visiting millers & cleaning facilities.
DAY 7.            Processing Coffees.
DAY 8.            logistics , Branding and marketing coffees.

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What this course is 

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Your Trainer

Nathan Johnston

Owner / Eduacator

Nathan has been buying, selling, roasting and brewing coffee and tea for over 10 years. During that time he has cultivated relationships with farmers in Africa, Asia, and the Americas. He is driven by helping to improve their coffee and their lives and can often be found at Origin.

The Farm

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Most frequent questions and answers

This course is to enhance the skills of coffee and tea industry professionals to  and engage with industry experts learn all aspects of coffee farming from the seed,production, logistics, export and farm management. 

enhance there skills in all areas in managing coffee farming and origin  such as,

First hand Knowledge of industry experts
Hands on experience in coffee production
Longterm farming relationships
Awareness of Farm Managment 
Disease Control
Risk Management 
Logistics Management
Respect of cultural identitys