A Pementeira is an agricultural processing company engaged in producing,
packaging and selling peppers from Herbón. It was founded by 23 farmers with wide experience in
this kind of cultivation. The team, whose members are mainly relatively young,
have been able to combine knowledge and preserved tradition whilst initiating
strategies to maximize the benefit from their work and offer their clients the
The company was
founded in 2006 and today they can offer customers a top-quality product
development an efficient system of production and commercialization.
Pementeira keeps the idea of admitting new future members who understand
agriculture as a way of life. These farmers’ collective project wants to
manufacture, pack and distribute pepper labelled under the Protected
Designation of Origin Pimiento de Herbón (Pepper from Herbón).