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Can Selling Coffee In Cherry Be Profitable?Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

CRS Coffeelands photo by Morgan Arnold It is often taken as accepted wisdom that smallholders need to move up the value chain — aggregate, process, trade directly — to be competitive and profitable in the coffee industry. Smallholders who aren’t part of a… Source link

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Takeaways From Twin’s New Report on Smallholder Producer OrganizationsDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Historically low C prices, climate change, political volatility, crippling social disparities and a host of other issues have given the global coffee sector plenty of reasons for legitimate concern. But lost in all that tumult are an indefinite number of success stories… Source link

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Dulce BarreraDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Dulce Barrera (Editor’s note: This is part of a series of interviews featuring women taking part in the inaugural Women in Coffee Project panel discussion next month in New York City. The interviews have been conducted in English and in Spanish by professional coffee… Source link

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Coffee Producers Demand Immediate Action Amidst Price CrisisDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

A screenshot showing the current ICE Coffee C Futures price for May contracts, plus the past two years of C price movement. A consortium of major organizations representing coffee producers throughout the world has issued a sweeping condemnation of the global coffee… Source link

Exploring Some of Mexico's Best Coffees with Caravela's AromasDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine
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Exploring Some of Mexico’s Best Coffees with Caravela’s AromasDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

From Aromas 2018. Courtesy photo. Green coffee trading coffee Caravela Coffee is reprising its annual Mexican green coffee competition event, Aromas, in which a small group of roasters from around the world act as judges and potential buyers. Taking place this May in… Source link

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Melanie HerreraDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Melanie Herrera. Courtesy photo. (Editor’s note: This is part of a series of interviews featuring women taking part in the inaugural Women in Coffee Project panel discussion next month in New York City. The interviews have been conducted in English and in Spanish by… Source link

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Communal Land Management and Income DiversificationDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Communal coffee nurseries offer an affordable and accessible source of planting material for renovation efforts following the coffee leaf rust crisis. Photo by Oscar Leiva/Silverlight for CRS. Coffee farmers across origin countries search for and develop innovative… Source link

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Eleane MierischDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Eleane Mierisch, one of the featured coffee producer guests at the upcoming Women in Coffee Project panel discussion in New York. Courtesy photo. (Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of profiles of women taking part in the inaugural Women in Coffee Project… Source link

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Podcast Filter Stories Giving Listeners the Beans Behind the TalesDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Filter Stories Creator James Harper at a recent taping in Naples, Italy. All photos courtesy of Filter Stories. The podcast Filter Stories routinely reminds listeners of how the coffee industry is, subjectively, really about people — including all the complex… Source link

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Report Calls for Increased Investment in Youth Engagement at OriginDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Youth engagement in coffee farming and production has been a hot topic in coffee circles in recent years, as mounting evidence suggests that young adults are leaving rural coffeelands, often smallholder family farms, in favor of better economic or social… Source link