Latest News for: Honduras coffee


Introducing The Morning Dram, A Coffee For The Spirits Drinker

The Salamanca Press 29 Nov 2021
29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --�The Morning Dram, a new line of barrel-aged coffee brought to you by the owner and operator of The Flatiron Room and Fine & Rare, announces its official launch in time for the holiday season. Founded by Tommy Tardie, The Morning Dram is a collection of coffees created for the spirits drinker ... Honduras ... coffee beans.

Beloved Honduran mayor stood out in bloody electoral season

Traverse City Record-Eagle 28 Nov 2021
The National Autonomous University of HondurasViolence Observatory counted 20 murdered politicians between last Dec ... Cantarranas was like any other small Honduran town until Gaitán decided to try politics after a successful career in agriculture that included managing one of Honduras’ largest coffee exporters.

Honduras: Poor, violent and corrupt

Urdu Point 26 Nov 2021
Honduras, which goes to the polls in presidential elections on Sunday, is a small country at the heart of Central America's "triangle of death," plagued by gangs, poverty and corruption ... - Coffee and hurricanes - Honduras is one of Latin America's poorest countries, with more than half of the population living below the poverty line.

Sustainable coffee taking center stage at Taipei fair

Taipei Times 21 Nov 2021
As you can imagine, it’s an unfair game,” Zircle Coffee founder and CEO Elias Rivera told the Central News Agency. His company promotes sustainable supply chains in his home country of Honduras, working with small farmers and buying coffee beans at a 10 to 20 percent premium compared with market prices, Rivera said.

Alma Coffee Highlighted by Bon Appetit Magazine

Johnson City Press 04 Nov 2021
4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Owning their own 5th generation organic coffee farms in Honduras and roasting fresh to order, the team at Alma Coffee was delighted to discover they had been independently evaluated and featured by Bon Appetit Magazine as one of the best coffee subscriptions to buy right now ... SOURCE Alma Coffee.

Needs in Haiti remain high while seasonal improvements reduce food insecurity in Central America, October 2021

Reliefweb 29 Oct 2021
In Central America, poor households in the Honduran and Guatemalan Dry Corridor, areas affected by Eta and Iota, and the coffee-producing areas of central ... However, areas impacted by Eta and Iota in Honduras will face below average labor demand for coffee and sugar cane harvests.

1901-1934: “Yankee Imperialism” in Latin America

GlobalResearch 26 Oct 2021
The so-called “legitimate commercial aims” of the Boston-based United Fruit Company, to take one example, included purchasing large amounts of land in Guatemala, Honduras, and Costa Rica, developing railroads and ports mainly for the export of bananas and coffee, establishing ...

A sustainable approach to ending hunger

Mail Guardian South Africa 20 Oct 2021
No one intervention alone can solve the hunger problem ... For example, the US and Dutch governments have been working with the German coffee company Neumann Kaffee Gruppe and three European banks to provide a $25-million loan to small farmers in Colombia, Kenya, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Peru, and Uganda for sustainable coffee production.

Honduras' presidential candidate, Nasry 'Tito' Asfura, supports the country's banana sector

Fresh Plaza 19 Oct 2021
More than 12,000 hectares in Honduras are used to produce bananas, 25% of these hectares are owned by independent producers ... He also said that, if he became the next president of Honduras, he would commit to strengthening this sector that generates employment for many families and is the second source of income, after coffee.

Kamala Harris came in to solve issues in Central America. But the problem is now ...

News-Press Now 15 Oct 2021
Most minors apprehended on the US southern border are from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras -- a region where major hurricanes and the coronavirus pandemic took a devastating toll ... Fantini Porter also recently sampled the first cup off Honduras-sourced Nespresso coffee as the company makes inroads there.

World Economic Forum Hosts PCA Executive Director Jonathan Fantini Porter

The Philadelphia Tribune 09 Oct 2021
During the presentation, Fantini Porter noted that "over the last 90 days, since the Partnership for Central America was launched, this coalition of civil society actors have delivered real outcomes on the ground, including sourcing the first coffee beans from Honduras and El Salvador and breaking ground on the first internet connectivity projects.

Keurig Dr Pepper safeguards coffee's future by partnering to empower coffee growers

GreenBiz 05 Oct 2021
Agency for International Development (USAID) to create the Partnership for Sustainable Coffee (PSC), a three-year project that reached 183 farmer businesses in Colombia, Honduras, Indonesia, Peru, Rwanda and Uganda, supporting sustainable livelihoods for 330,000 smallholder coffee farmers and their families.

El Salvador, Honduras, and Nicaragua: Key Message Update - Seasonal improvements with the primera harvest begin to reduce food insecurity, September 2021

Reliefweb 01 Oct 2021
Poor households in the Honduran Dry Corridor and the coffee-producing areas of central and eastern Honduras are likely to continue experiencing Crisis (IPC Phase 3) outcomes through January ... Nonetheless, labor demand for coffee and sugar cane harvests in Honduras is expected to be ...

Kamala Harris sees solution to migration crisis in coffee beans, credit cards and Wi-Fi

The Los Angeles Times 29 Sep 2021
But the expansion of a collaboration between small coffee farmers and Nespresso, a Swiss coffee giant, exemplifies the hope and limitations of a broader U.S ... A worker harvests coffee beans in Honduras near its border with Nicaragua ... corrupt governments in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala.

Is your National Coffee Day cup filled with US-grown coffee? Not likely, but that could change

Hendersonville Times-News 29 Sep 2021
consumes and imports more coffee than any other country in the world. But could a nation full of coffee drinkers ever grow a significant portion of its own here? Maybe. In California, there's a domestic coffee farming initiative brewing. More than 70 coffee farms led by Frinj Coffee founder Jay Ruskey are in various states of production ... Coffee makers.