This Association is purely agricultural founded in September 2016, it is currently made up of 27 active members and 80 passive members, their family nuclei are led by 80% with ages between 27 and 86 years and 20% women with ages between 34 and 60 years, its culture lies between camaraderie, the good charisma that harmonizes strength in the performance of agriculture.
The agricultural activities are export of green banana, baby banana (orito), red banana, banana, ginger, yucca, Premium quality chocolate, made with fine and aroma cocoa; being our area the main producer of the banana orito (Musa acuminata AA) where the plantations have an organic management and as a result organic-wild products are obtained.
The derivative of the fine and fragrant cocoa product that is thought to be obtained is the cocoa paste called "KAKAW QURI" (Golden Cocoa). This name originates from the history and significance of our Canton La Maná; being that in this canton there is much presence of gold there was a great influx of people who came to extract it from different parts of the world.
It tells the story: The manna was the food sent by God, every day during the stay of the people of Israel in the desert as mentioned in the book Exodus, this is how the name that today has our Canton La Mana is born .
Thus was born the name of KAKAW QURI, it comes from a story with significance we have put SOUL AND HEART, as gold is not abundant, but this Canton has been blessed by God.