Alliance for Resilient Coffee

NGO-Led Alliance for Resilient Coffee Launches AnewDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

From the new Alliance for Resilient Coffee website. There’s a new resource for actors throughout the coffee world to explore information and resources towards developing climate resiliency and adaptation in the coffee sector. The Alliance for Resilient Coffee (ARC), a… Source link

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How Climate Change is Driving Emigration from Central AmericaDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Daily Coffee News photo. Clouds of dust rose behind the wheels of the pickup truck as we hurtled over the back road in Palo Verde, El Salvador. When we got to the stone-paved part of the road, the driver slowed as the truck heaved up and down with the uneven terrain…. Source link

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The Lasting Impact of Coffee Leaf Rust: Past, Present and Future in the Fight Against Fungus

(Editor’s note: The following comes from an article by Chris Kornman that appeared in the July/August 2019 issue of Roast Magazine. Click here to read the full article.) “Lucky” is not likely to be the first descriptor you’d hear from coffee farmers when… Source link

NGOs Release Major Climate Change GuidebookDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

NGOs Release Major Climate Change GuidebookDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Sustainability-minded parties in and around the global coffee sector have been issuing warning after warning about the damages climate change may wreak on the global coffee sector, particularly in the long-term supply of high-quality arabica and the many millions of… Source link

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Problem and PotentialDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

The cover of the new report on Vietnamese robusta’s carbon footprint from IDH, The Sustainable Trade Initiative, called “Source or Sink” A two-year analysis of hundreds of Vietnamese robusta coffee farms found new evidence that single-crop (monocrop) farm systems… Source link

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Obsession with Plastic Pollution Distracts Attention from Bigger Environmental ChallengesDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

When temperatures rise and ice melts, more water flows to the seas and ocean water warms and expands in volume. Shutterstock By now, most of us have heard that the use of plastics is a big issue for the environment. Partly fuelled by the success of the BBC’s Blue… Source link