Três Pontas

What is Três Pontas known for?


industry agricultural

- - 37826 - 1990 20500 1070 - 119 119 438 - 27 32000 - 2000 20000 1620 120 20 140 2110 50 20 6400 - 2009 21727 1790 262 80 185 1770 72 21 6120 Industry Três Pontas has an Industrial park, with small and medium industries: Fertilizer industry, agricultural machinery, fabrics, plastic ware, precast products, metalwork, furniture, roasting, baking, graphics, stills and other miscellaneous. Besides


influence

author IBGE (Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística) year 2009 format PDF It's located at about 290 kiometers away from Belo Horizonte, the state's capital. According to the map of urban hierarchy (Urban hierarchy in Brazil) produced by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics, Três Pontas is classified as a B zone center, that means the city has a restricted influence, only over the smaller cities around it. The city is under influence

of Varginha that, on the other hand, is under influence of Belo Horizonte. Relief, soils and rocks The municipality has a wavy relief, with altitudes between 800 and 900 meters above sea level, with the city located at about 905 meters. ref name "city

is classified as a center of zone B, that means the city has a small regional influence, restricted to small cities which Três Pontas is bordered. The city is under influence of Varginha that, on the other hand, is under influence of Belo Horizonte. Três Pontas is today the greatest producer of coffee in the country. There are more than 50 million coffee trees in an area of approximately 300 square kilometres, producing an average of 400 thousand sacks each harvest. Transport ; Access


community radio

Sentinela FM work Três Pontas language Portuguese Community Radio Liberdade FM - 87.9 MHz ref>


quot year

"wikitable" ! Year !! Banana !! Coffee !! Guava !! Orange (Orange (fruit)) !! Passion fruit !! Tangerine - 1990 26 24032 - 6630 - 1740 - 2000 3 35904 - 5538 - 702 - 2010 40 29808 4 108 10 126 - Production value (R$) - 2000 13000 42474000 - 223 - 49 - 2010 22 157982000 6 52 6 40 ;Temporary Farming class "wikitable" - ! Product

" (Animals amount) class "wikitable" - ! Year!! Bovine!! Equine !! Buffalo !! Asinine !! Hinnies !! Swine !! Caprine !! Ovine !! Chickens - 1974 26724 848 - - - 3124 22 91 40000 - 1980 20261 1500 - - 350 6307


title radio

. *'''Parish Nossa Senhora Aparecida'''('' Our Lady of Aparecida'') The main church is Aparecida Church *'''Parish Cristo Redentor''' The main church is Nossa Senhora das Graças(''Our Lady of Graces'') Church (known as Catumbi Church). The three parishes belong to the Diocese of Campanha (Roman Catholic Diocese of Campanha). Communication ;Radio Station Sentinela FM - 99.9 MHz

FM work Três Pontas language Portuguese Community Radio Liberdade FM - 87.9 MHz ref>


main cultural

, Choir, Canto Single, Music Perception, Practice Set, Musicalization Music and Image. It was established in 1987. ; Milton Nascimento Cultural Center Theatre which presents the main cultural events of the city. Sports and Tourism thumb 400px left View of mountains near Três Pontas. The Hotel Farm Pedra Negra is among this mountains, being a tourist destination. (File:Montanhas de Três Pontas.JPG) ;Sports The Sports Municipal Secretary arranges several events to promote sports in the city. Among these are: karate classes, football and volleyball for children and teenagers. There are also many championships among teams of schools and neighborhoods. The main football matches are played at Ítalo Tomagnini Municipal Stadium, but there are other football fields in other neighborhoods. Other sports, like futsal and volleyball are played at the Gymnasium Aureliano Chaves. ;Tourism In Três Pontas the preferred tourist destination is the Pontalete District, Category:Populated places in Minas Gerais (Category:Três Pontas) Nascimento's mother was the maid Maria Nascimento. As a baby, Milton Nascimento was adopted by his mother's former employers: the couple Josino Brito Campos, a banker employee, mathematics teacher and electronic technician; and Lília Silva Campos, a music teacher and choir singer. When he was 18 months old, Nascimento's biological mother died, and he moved with his adopted parents to the city of Três Pontas, in the state of Minas Gerais. Born in Três Pontas, state of Minas Gerais, he was a Representative of this state in the Chamber of Deputies in 1967 from the ARENA (National Renewall Alliance Party) party. He was selected as the governor of Minas Gerais state from 1975 to 1978 and was elected vice-president in 1979 under João Baptista de Oliveira Figueiredo. He acted as president during Figueiredo's health crisis in 1981 and 1983. In 1963 Milton Nascimento moved from Três Pontas, in the midlands of the state of Minas Gerais, to the capital Belo Horizonte, looking for work. He settled at the Levy building, where the Borges Family, including Márcio Borges, already lived. One day, after watching François Truffaut's movie ''Jules et Jim'' three times in a row, Milton and Márcio started composing (Milton had already played in some bars of Belo Horizonte): Márcio wrote the lyrics, and Milton wrote the music. Ever since, Márcio has played an important role in the history of Clube de Esquina as a lyricist, mainly together with, at a later stage, Fernando Brant. Neighboring municipalities are Campos Gerais, Três Pontas, Eloi Mendes, Cordislândia, Machado, Alfenas and Fama. SI * '''SIAB''' – Leda Mello Resende Airport – Três Pontas, Minas Gerais * '''SIMK''' (FRC) – Franca Airport (was SBFC) – Franca, São Paulo (São Paulo (state))


main cultural

, Choir, Canto Single, Music Perception, Practice Set, Musicalization Music and Image. It was established in 1987. ; Milton Nascimento Cultural Center Theatre which presents the main cultural events of the city. Sports and Tourism thumb 400px left View of mountains near Três Pontas. The Hotel Farm Pedra Negra is among this mountains, being a tourist destination. (File:Montanhas de Três Pontas.JPG) ;Sports The Sports Municipal Secretary arranges several events to promote sports in the city. Among these are: karate classes, football and volleyball for children and teenagers. There are also many championships among teams of schools and neighborhoods. The main football matches are played at Ítalo Tomagnini Municipal Stadium, but there are other football fields in other neighborhoods. Other sports, like futsal and volleyball are played at the Gymnasium Aureliano Chaves. ;Tourism In Três Pontas the preferred tourist destination is the Pontalete District, Category:Populated places in Minas Gerais (Category:Três Pontas) Nascimento's mother was the maid Maria Nascimento. As a baby, Milton Nascimento was adopted by his mother's former employers: the couple Josino Brito Campos, a banker employee, mathematics teacher and electronic technician; and Lília Silva Campos, a music teacher and choir singer. When he was 18 months old, Nascimento's biological mother died, and he moved with his adopted parents to the city of Três Pontas, in the state of Minas Gerais. Born in Três Pontas, state of Minas Gerais, he was a Representative of this state in the Chamber of Deputies in 1967 from the ARENA (National Renewall Alliance Party) party. He was selected as the governor of Minas Gerais state from 1975 to 1978 and was elected vice-president in 1979 under João Baptista de Oliveira Figueiredo. He acted as president during Figueiredo's health crisis in 1981 and 1983. In 1963 Milton Nascimento moved from Três Pontas, in the midlands of the state of Minas Gerais, to the capital Belo Horizonte, looking for work. He settled at the Levy building, where the Borges Family, including Márcio Borges, already lived. One day, after watching François Truffaut's movie ''Jules et Jim'' three times in a row, Milton and Márcio started composing (Milton had already played in some bars of Belo Horizonte): Márcio wrote the lyrics, and Milton wrote the music. Ever since, Márcio has played an important role in the history of Clube de Esquina as a lyricist, mainly together with, at a later stage, Fernando Brant. Neighboring municipalities are Campos Gerais, Três Pontas, Eloi Mendes, Cordislândia, Machado, Alfenas and Fama. SI * '''SIAB''' – Leda Mello Resende Airport – Três Pontas, Minas Gerais * '''SIMK''' (FRC) – Franca Airport (was SBFC) – Franca, São Paulo (São Paulo (state))


largest national

economy is mixed, but the coffee is the most important economic product. Agriculture The planting is diverse, but the coffee plantations occupy most of the cultived area. There is in the city more than 30 million coffee trees planted in an area of 24 thousand hectares, being the largest national producer. About 75% of coffee production is marketed by the Cooperativa dos Cafeicultores da Zona de Três Pontas(COCATREL).


work site

has supplied the villages that arise with the gold and later the Rio de Janeiro. The locality was elevated as a village on April,1841. On July 3, 1857 the village received the status of city. With the emergence and affirmation of the coffee, in the mid of the 19th century


national production

: www.cocatrel.com title COCATREL work Cooperatica dos Cafeicultores da Zona de Três Pontas language Portuguese In the city are also planted corn, beans and vegetables, among others. In 2010, 29808 tons of coffee were harvested (about 1% of national production), with an average yield 1440 kg ha, a total amount of R$157 982 000. In comparation with 2009, the total production dropped 1.8%. Category:Populated places in Minas Gerais (Category:Três Pontas) Nascimento's mother was the maid Maria Nascimento. As a baby, Milton Nascimento was adopted by his mother's former employers: the couple Josino Brito Campos, a banker employee, mathematics teacher and electronic technician; and Lília Silva Campos, a music teacher and choir singer. When he was 18 months old, Nascimento's biological mother died, and he moved with his adopted parents to the city of Três Pontas, in the state of Minas Gerais. Born in Três Pontas, state of Minas Gerais, he was a Representative of this state in the Chamber of Deputies in 1967 from the ARENA (National Renewall Alliance Party) party. He was selected as the governor of Minas Gerais state from 1975 to 1978 and was elected vice-president in 1979 under João Baptista de Oliveira Figueiredo. He acted as president during Figueiredo's health crisis in 1981 and 1983. In 1963 Milton Nascimento moved from Três Pontas, in the midlands of the state of Minas Gerais, to the capital Belo Horizonte, looking for work. He settled at the Levy building, where the Borges Family, including Márcio Borges, already lived. One day, after watching François Truffaut's movie ''Jules et Jim'' three times in a row, Milton and Márcio started composing (Milton had already played in some bars of Belo Horizonte): Márcio wrote the lyrics, and Milton wrote the music. Ever since, Márcio has played an important role in the history of Clube de Esquina as a lyricist, mainly together with, at a later stage, Fernando Brant. Neighboring municipalities are Campos Gerais, Três Pontas, Eloi Mendes, Cordislândia, Machado, Alfenas and Fama. SI * '''SIAB''' – Leda Mello Resende Airport – Três Pontas, Minas Gerais * '''SIMK''' (FRC) – Franca Airport (was SBFC) – Franca, São Paulo (São Paulo (state))

Três Pontas

'''Três Pontas''' ( , ''Three Tips'') is municipality (Municipalities of Brazil) located in southern Minas Gerais state, Brazil. It's a city with about all streets of urban zone paved and services of water and sewage to all people. The municipality has about 54 thousand habitants and a population density of 78,12hab km². The road MG-167 is the only paved road that passes through the city, but the Rodovia Fernão Dias (BR-381), is less than 50 km from the city centre passing through Varginha.

The municipality don't have a rugged relief (the average level is 900m), only three areas in which the altitude reaches 1100m above sea level. One of them is the ''Serra de Três Pontas'' (Three Tips Mountain), place very famous in the region because of its peculiar shape and natural beauty. The streams Araras and Espera are the main water courses that pass through the municipality, and they flow into the Furnas Dam. The rivers Verde and Sapucaí pass on the south boundary and flow into Furnas Dam too. The Municipality is located on the basin of the Grande River.

The suave climate favors the grows of coffee, the main economic wealth of the city (known as one of the largest producers of coffee in Brazil).

Search by keywords:


Copyright (C) 2015-2017 PlacesKnownFor.com
Last modified: Tue Oct 10 05:56:30 EDT 2017