11 Arabica Coffee Cultivars in Benguet

Do you know the 11 Arabica coffee cultivars in Benguet, Philippines. This publication was printed in 2015 with the following foreword from Bend D. Ladlad, Ph.D. President Benguet State University

This publication presents the comprehensive collection of Arabica coffee cultivars grown organically in different municipalities of Benguet. It shows the names, the elevation, ecological mountain zone of collection, and the morphological characteristic variation of each cultivar. This information bulletin can serve as an excellent resource material to students, researchers, extension workers, farmers, and the general public. We hope that this will also serve as an eye opener on the rich diversity of Arabica coffee cultivars in Benguet, where century-old coffee trees abound. My congratulations to the research team led by Dr. Belinda A. Tad-awan of the Benguet State University for coming up with a publication that provides not only valuable information but also contributes to the development of the coffee industry in CAR that will benefit future generations.

The 11 Arabica coffee cultivars are:

Granica (Broad Leaf)

Granica (Fine Leaf)
Kenya 38
Improved San Ramon
Mondo Nuvo
MSAC Selection No. 1
Red Bourbon
San Ramon
Typica ]
Yellow Caturra

You can read the whole publication by downloading it from here: http://scinet.science.ph/union/Downloads/Arabica%20Coffee%20Cultivars%20in%20Benguet_beta_356522.pdf


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