Meet Simeon & His Family

(he's our fourth partner-farmer)

Meet Simeon. He grew your coffee. From Santa Elena, Honduras. He and his family are driven, entrepreneurial people who are working hard to improve their coffee and their own quality of life.

Farmer Profile

Country

Honduras

Region:

La Paz

Village:

Santa Elena

Exact Farm Location:

Aguanqueterique

Age:

37

Civil Status:

Married

Family:

Antonia, his wife and their 3 boys ages 14, 9, and 6. The oldest, Ronmel, plans to attend an agricultural college in Catacamas, Olancho (Honduras)

Education:

Elementary school

Favorite Food:

Steak with pico de gallo

Interests:

Coffee, church, and other farming endeavors such as his avocados.

Years Producing Coffee:

15

Farm Size:

2.58 acres (1 hectare)

Farm Elevation:

5,267 feet (1,715 meters)

Coffee Challenges:

CLIMATE CHANGE, COFFEE LEAF RUST (ROYA)

Community Challenges:

LACK OF ACCESS TO QUALITY HEALTHCARE
POVERTY

Memorable Quote:

“The way we were being paid before...we were just 'treading water.' Instead of moving forward we were moving backwards. But not anymore.”

Simeon would love for you to drink his coffee.

Want to try some?

Meet our other Partner-Farmers

ROSA LLOCLLA

Meet Rosa from San Ignacio, Peru. She grew your coffee.
Learn more about her story.

Emiliano Vilchez

Meet Emiliano from Otuccho, Peru. He grew your coffee.
Learn more about his story.

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