Fazenda Vista Alegre - CafebrasBrazil Coffee grower
Born in the state of Hokkaido, Japan, Michio Shimada came to Brazil as a child, along with his parents and settled in the city of Marilia , state of Sao Paulo. There, as most of Japanese immigrant families, they began early dealing with agriculture, working day and night on cotton fields and peanut plantations.
In the mid 50s, already married to Mrs. Hiroko, Michio moved to the interior of the state of Paraná, where he bought a farm in the city of Terra Rica. Today it is runned by the daughter of Mr. Shimada, Harumi. The farm uses a traditional farming method without irrigation, with environmental care The processing is done in a natural way, with all the care necessary.
Farm size110 Ha
Relationships with Roasters inSwitzerland
Average orders per roaster3
Average annual production4500 Bags of 60kg