Agropecuaria Montelibano is our cantaloupe and galia melon grower in Honduras. The company is based in San Lorenzo, a valley in the south of country. Agropecuaria Montelibano places a great emphasis on food safety. The company was founded in 1979 in one of Honduras’ poorest rural regions. Innovation and product development have ensured that the company has expanded to serve an ever greater range of markets. In order to be able to grow melons that offer outstanding quality and flavour, Agropecuaria Montelibano pays great attention to food safety and cultivation techniques. The company is a part of the Agrolibano Group.
The Agrolibano Group believes that respect for people and nature is important. The group includes the Agrolibano Foundation. 5% of the profits are donated to this foundation, which works in the field of health, education and social development. The foundation has a ‘self reliant approach’ in order to create opportunities for the community.
Jarvis Flores: “Melons with a purpose!”