Timana is a municipalty located in the south of the Huila, where coffee production represents the majority income generation. Huila production represents the 16.3% of Colombia’s total production. Over the last few years the production of specialty coffee has increased in Huila exponentially. Over three hundred thousand people in Huila depend on coffee activities as there are 103,200 direct jobs and 198,000 indirect jobs in the coffee sector.
96% of the producers are smallholders with an average size farm of 1.5 hectares.