Our beneficio additions are progressing! We are very excited that the coffee processing center will soon have a roof over it, and the vermiculture is getting its drainage system to remove excess water while coffee pulp is decomposing into organic fertilizer.
Below, you can see the progress of the construction.
Martir constructs the walls of the biosand filter next to the upper water tank:
The roof is going up over the processing center. Teja (clay tiles) will provide the cover over the wood:
One of two new solar dryers has been constructed:
The water treatment trenches have been cleaned out and are ready to receive processing wastewater:
A road is being built to better enable vehicles carrying coffee to reach the beneficio:
The aisles of the vermiculture are getting a drainage system to prevent flooding: