In the past our Maracuyá has been sourced from Asofrusabar, the Association of Fruit Growers of Santa Bárbara, Antioquia, see their story 2008-2012.
Asofrusabar has 205 members who own their land and have been implementing Good Agricultural Practices. Thanks to the work of many local partners including Fundacion El Cinco, the association has received training in technical and commercial areas, as well as social and psychological support. 26 families, displaced by the conflict, but have now been able to return safely to their farms. See photos.
Asofrusabar reached the top ten finalists in Colombian’s national competition EmprenderPaz, Enterprise for Peace, see 3 mins into this EmprenderPaz video.