In this zone, many young people who left the community are coming back, thanks to coffee. They see the potential of this crop and they wish to be part of it.
It is the highest area of Manabí for coffee production, but there are some water issues. They have to travel long distances in donkey back to look for water.
They preserve a lot of their ancestral culture and they lead very humble life. Coffee is their main source of income.
They value the mountain very much.