Sugar Mill Hacienda El Viejo
Azucarera El Viejo, S.A. in Guanacaste, Costa Rica (El Viejo Sugar Mill), it’s a Costa Rican family owned business, dedicated to producing sugar and energy from renewable resources.
We are one of the largest sugar cane mills in the country producing more than 1.4 million 50kg bags (110 pounds) per year, representing more than 500 small sugar cane producers from the Tempisque River Basin in Guanacaste.
We are committed to the highest standards in quality control, conservation and Sustainability. As a result of this we have been certified with ISO-9001 along with other recognitions such as the local Excellence Awards on several categories.
Among the most important contributions to the environment is the recovery of the wetlands, the conservation of the Wildlife Refuge and the sponsorship of a scholarship program for the local communities in the area.