Colombia’s Federation of Coffee Growers Calls For $2 Minimum Price
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Colombia’s Federation of Coffee Growers Calls For $2 Minimum Price

As of writing this, the price of coffee on the commodities market sits a $1.05 per pound. This number is criminally low, but still somehow almost 20 cents higher than the 88 cent mark hit in May, the lowest price in a decade (to speak nothing of inflation). To… Source link

Floor Prices for Coffee Are Not the AnswerDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine
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Floor Prices for Coffee Are Not the AnswerDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

I don’t want to sound heartless, but we need to stop subsidizing coffee production. As coffee prices are sitting at historic lows and destroying people’s lives, it is shocking to see the amount of discussion suggesting placing artificial price floors. I understand… Source link

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Coffee Looks On as World’s Top Cocoa Producers Negotiate Floor PricingDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

cocoa farm Representatives from throughout the global cocoa industry and the world’s two largest cocoa-producing countries are scheduled to meet tomorrow to negotiate a new price floor scheme designed to alleviate extreme poverty among cocoa farmers. It is a meeting… Source link

Exploring the Wide World of Coffee Agronomy Research at OriginDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine
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Coffee Giants Brazil and Colombia Meet to Address Price CrisisDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

World Coffee Producers Forum photo. Coffee leaders from Brazil and Colombia, the world’s two largest producers of arabica coffee, met in advance of next month’s World Coffee Producers Forum in Brazil to discuss solutions to the ongoing price crisis. Held at the… Source link

A Study by Fair Trade USA and Cornell UniversityDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine
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A Study by Fair Trade USA and Cornell UniversityDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Manuel Gomez Santiz, 48, the nursery manager for the CESMACH co-op in Mexico, holds two young plants. The nursery, partly funded by Fair Trade premiums, is one of many strategies the farmers use to combat coffee rust. (Editor’s note: This article written by Jimmy Sherfey originally appeared… Source link

Chicago's Sputnik Coffee Boldly Grows in Ways No Roaster Has Grown BeforeDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine
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Chicago’s Sputnik Coffee Boldly Grows in Ways No Roaster Has Grown BeforeDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Sputnik Coffee’s core blend is available in 8-ounce bags for $6. All photos courtesy of Sputnik Coffee. Since lifting off its launchpad roastery in the Back of the Yards neighborhood of Chicago in 2017, start-up Sputnik Coffee Roasters has rapidly carved out a niche… Source link

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Nespresso Launches ‘Reviving Origins’ Program with $9.8 Million PledgeDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

George Clooney surveys the land on José Arroyo’s coffee farm in Adjuntas, Puerto Rico, as part of the Nespresso Reviving Origins program. Nespresso press photo. Nestle-owned Nespresso has announced plans to commit $9.8 million dollars over the next five years for a… Source link

Colombia's 'Land of Diversity' Auction Heads to BostonDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine
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Colombia’s ‘Land of Diversity’ Auction Heads to BostonDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Some of Colombia’s finest coffees are heading to a live auction in conjunction with the Specialty Coffee Association Expo taking place this week in Boston. Starting at 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, in Room 210c of the Boston Convention Center, the auction presents a… Source link

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Quality Plus Variety at the Colombia (North) Cup of Excellence CompetitionDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

International jurors at the 2019 Colombia North Cup of Excellence competition, at Sena Centro Agroindustrial in Armenia, Quindio. Cup of Excellence photo. An impressive total of eight lots scored 91 points or above in the recent Cup of Excellence quality competition in