The Cerrado region is located in the state of Minas Gerais, in the south of Brasil. Belo Horizonte Belo Horizonte is the capital. Its average altitude of 1,040 meters and its flat topography facilitate the coffee cultural practices.
Furthermore, Cerrado has a very stable climate with constant temperatures, which helps to the fruit ripening. This ripening is very uniform, since at harvest time does not rain and the fruit is progressively hydrated and not hastily. The harvest season in Cerrado is from June to September.