La Hacienda

Hacienda Juan Viñas, pioneered the composting of its industrial organic waste in Costa Rica. Since 1994, the company has been producing organic fertilizer from these wastes, sold under La Hacienda brand. This fertilizer is aerobically composted through a natural 6 month long process from the coffee and sugar cane solid wastes. It is high in organic matter as well as an excellent source of beneficial microorganisms such as: actinomycetes, streptomyces, firmicutes, bacillus, phototrophic and nitrogen fixing bacteria