Producer Profiles

CAC El Quinacho - Cooperativa Agraria Cafetalera El Quinacho

Cooperativa Agraria Cafetalera El Quinacho (CAC El Quinacho) is a coffee cooperative located in the southern part of the Apurimac valley in the district of Silvia which is part of the Huanta, Ayacucho region of Peru. The cooperative is part of the larger organization APECAFE (Asociación de Productores de Cafes Especiales) and the Peruvian National Organization of Coffee. Although the cooperative's main crops are coffee and cocoa, CAC El Quinacho also produces pineapple, citrics, beans, bananas and bija, a plant used primarily in red wines.