The Moncada - Ugalde farm has over 10,000 cacao trees planted over 20 acres of 180 total. The land is considered the most desirable in the region with a river that cuts through the farm. Finca la Mona is an eco friendly farm that concentrates on the award winning cacao that has become internationally known in this region of Upala, Costa Rica. Our trees are "Catie" variety and consists of three different species engineered to resist disease that has wiped out cacao in Central America in the past. These trees have won international awards as recent as 2019.