Cooperativa Multisectorial Cultivando con Calidad en San Juan del Rio Coco
UCA San Juan is a co-operative union with members spanning five communities in the districts of San Juan del Rio Coco and Telpaneca in the Madriz department of northwest Nicaragua. Known as UCA or UCA San Juan, its full name is Unión de Cooperativas Agropecuarias San Juan del Rio Coco.
UCA was certified organic in 1993 and Fairtrade certified in 2004. Today it has a membership of eight co-operatives and 430 individual farmers of which a quarter (106) are women. It also employs 18 permanent field, processing and office staff.
Hazelnut, Citrus, Floral, Molasses, Pomegranate. Syrupy body, sweet and rich.