Located in the border of South of Minas to Cerrado region in a transition zone between the 2 biomas.
The growers organize themselves in 6 main communities: Mendonca, Conqiusta, Chapadao, Furnas, Serra Nova, Areias.
Mainly producing Naturals , with a increasing number of static boxes. Just one grower do Pulped naturals.
Mr. Efrain Botrel Alves comes from a family with a long coffee producing background, over 130 years. His father is well-known for his extensive knowledge and experience in the area. Naturally, Efrain was aleays very interested in the coffee production, since the begin, with a lot of dedication to the studies and researches about quality improvement and new techologies always concerned about sustainability and the enviroment. In 2000, already with great experience and knowledge, he started fazenda Aguas Claras. located in a region with over 1300 meters of altitude, great soil and climated for the production of specialty coffee, witch has always been his goal. he then made a plan fron the begin, fron the selection of the seedlings and vaeieties, preservation of the spring, restoring part of the native vegetation and building a good structure for the employees.
The growers organize themselves in 6 main communities