Brazilian Researchers Break New Ground on Coffee's 'Biennial Effect'Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine
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Brazilian Researchers Break New Ground on Coffee’s ‘Biennial Effect’Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

This coffee plant is the cultivar ‘Catigua’ in its high production year. Catigua is one of the most commercially grown cultivars in Brazil. Photo by César Elias Botelho. Used with permission. The “biennial effect” in coffee — the idea that yields from coffee… Source link

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Three Lots Score 90+ at the 16th Guatemala Cup of ExcellenceDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

The 2019 Guatemala Cup of Excellence, produced by Anacafé and the Alliance for Coffee Excellence. All photos courtesy of the Alliance for Coffee Excellence. Three green coffee microlots scored 90+ at the 2019 Guatemala Cup of Excellence quality competition, which… Source link

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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

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Cocoa Could Fill In as Arabica Loses Ground to Climate Change, Research SuggestsDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Amidst predictions that much of the currently suitable land for growing arabica coffee will become unsuitable in the coming decades due to climate change, new research suggests cocoa may help fill the gap for some coffee producers in Central America and… Source link

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Mysterious HR-61 Sets Grounds for Health Auction Record at $151.10/lbDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Green Coffee. Daily Coffee News file photo. Donations from more than two dozen coffee-related companies helped generate more than $30,000 in the Spring Grounds for Health auction. In addition to giving quality specialty coffees, equipment and some business services to… Source link

Six Lots Score 90+ at Honduras Cup of ExcellenceDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine
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Six Lots Score 90+ at Honduras Cup of ExcellenceDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Photos courtesy of the Alliance for Coffee Excellence. Six different microlots representing three different processing methods and five different coffee types scored higher than 90 points at the recent Cup of Excellence (CoE) green coffee quality competition in… Source link

Global Coffee Platform Asks Big Buyers to Address the "C Price" CrisisDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine
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Global Coffee Platform Asks Big Buyers to Address the “C Price” CrisisDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

The 10-year chart of coffee prices. Image courtesy of Macrotrends. Within the latest call to action to address the lingering coffee price crisis, the Germany-based, sustainability-focused nonprofit Global Coffee Platform has asked coffee buyers to consider fundamentally… Source link

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29 Costa Rica Microlots Heading to 2019 Cup of Excellence AuctionDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Facebook photo from the 2019 Costa Rica Cup of Excellence (Taza de Exelencia Costa Rica) by the Asociación de Cafés Finos de Costa Rica (SCACR). It has been nearly a year since a honey-process Gesha coffee from Costa Rica shattered the global record for a single coffee… Source link

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Specialty Liberica Takes Root in BorneoDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

A Coffea Liberica tree in Borneo. Photo by Asser Christensen. The coffee species liberica (C. liberica) tastes bitter, metallic and woody. Such has been the commonly accepted perception within the specialty coffee community. In recent years, a small group of coffee… 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