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ACE Cancels 2019 Nicaragua Cup of Excellence Amid Political CrisisDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

A woman stands near a burning barricade holding the national flag of Nicaragua. Public domain photo via Voice of America. The Alliance for Coffee Excellence (ACE) has announced that it is canceling this year’s Nicaragua Cup of Excellence competition and related… Source link

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ACE Tweaks Cup of Excellence Rules for 2019 Competitions and AuctionsDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Judges at the 2019 Brazil Cup of Excellence. Brazil Specialty Coffee Association Facebook photo. As it pushes toward its 20th anniversary, happening later this year, the origin-focused coffee competition and auction program Cup of Excellence is introducing several key… Source link

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Oro Group to Host 2019 Quality Competitions and Auctions in HondurasDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Following its first ever coffee competition and auction last year in Santa Barbara, Honduras, the Oro Group is expanding the competition platform in 2019. The Oro de Santa Barbara program will return for 2019 from May 14-17, while the group is adding the Oro de… Source link

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Another Giant Step for Transparency with the 2018 Specialty Coffee Transaction GuideDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

The team at Emory University-based Transparent Trade Coffee has released the first version of its “Specialty Coffee Transaction Guide,” designed as a price discovery tool for both buyers and sellers of specialty-grade green coffee. The guide is without a doubt the… Source link

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Our Top Columns on Coffee Prices in 2018Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Under the umbrella of “prices” come any number of other important topics: Cost of production, profitability, futures contract lengths, supply and demand fundamentals, shifting financial markets, the role of technology in speculation, and much, much more. Yet behind… Source link

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The Top News on Coffee Prices in 2018Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Coffee farmers gather new coffee trees at a nursery in Huehuetenango, Guatemala. Starbucks courtesy photo. We identified green coffee prices as the top coffee news story of 2018 in our introduction to our 2018 Year in Review series, so it’s fitting that we end the… Source link

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The Swirling Winds of the Global Coffee Trade in 2018Daily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Daily Coffee News photo. The coffee trade weathered some remarkably swirling winds in 2018. While political instability among various producing and traditional importing countries disrupted some traditional trade channels, there was also some remarkable innovation toward… Source link