Honduras

Jose Humberto Ardon Perez

THE INTERVIEW

What does coffee mean to you and your country?

It means work and food for the family. It is the most important crop that generates employment and profit for my country.

What is your favorite place in your country?

My community, because it is where my investments are established. I also really like the Island of Roatan and Palma Real in Ceiba.

What is your history with illycaffè?

illy is for me a fundamental client that I have met through MERCON. It gives me a differentiated price according to the quality results of my coffee production, it recognizes my work in the maintenance of the farms.

How does the perfect coffee grow?

Through the effort and constant work of everyone involved in the chain, mainly with the dedication and love of the producers.

How do you drink coffee?

I like to drink coffee in the mornings and afternoons. The flavors of a cup of hot coffee in the morning gives me the energy for the whole day and in the afternoon I enjoy it with my family after a day of work.