filmed September 27, 2015 by David Corrigan
PAHALA, Hawaii – In this video, part of the Ka’u Coffee Faces Uncertain Future series, Trini Marques of Ali’i Hawaiian Hula Hands Coffee gives a detailed account of how Ka’u coffee was born in Moa’ula following the departure of the sugar plantation. Marques delivered a positive message of hope and hard work to the farmers.
“We owe it to the coming generation to do good. If you say we can’t… then we’ll try harder. It’s all about paying attention and growing ideas, for the mind is a terrible thing to waste.”Trini Marques on Sept. 27, 2015