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Coffee growers demand co-responsibility from the world industry in solution of crisis

Coffee growers demand co-responsibility from the world industry in solution of crisis

Producers from Africa, Asia and Latin America sent a letter to leading roasters and other companies calling for immediate joint actions.

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Over 1,100 lots will compete in 3rd national quality competition ‘Colombia, Land of Diversity’

Over 1,100 lots will compete in 3rd  national quality competition ‘Colombia, Land of Diversity’ The competition is gaining more and more strength, with more producers registering their coffee to be evaluated.

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ICO announces global campaign to warn consumers about coffee producers’ crisis

ICO announces global campaign to warn consumers about coffee producers’ crisis At the end of the 122nd session of the International Coffee Council (ICC).

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Increasingly more women and young people are coffee-farming leaders in Colombia

Increasingly more women and young people are coffee-farming leaders in Colombia In the Municipal Committees, the percentage of female participation increased from 16% to 24%, a proportion very close to 28% of the electoral roll, while in the Departmental Committees the figure practically doubled, from 8% to 15%, a great achievement of these elections.

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Cafés de Colombia Expo, the most important specialty coffee fair in Latin America, is coming

Cafés de Colombia Expo, the most important specialty coffee fair in Latin America, is coming From October 3 to 6 in Corferias, Bogotá.

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The FNC presents new ecological coffee washing technology for small producers

The FNC presents new ecological coffee washing technology for small producers It enables to wash coffee with less than 0.7 liters of water per kg of dry parchment coffee. Ecomill® LH-300 preserves the features of the Ecomill® technology, developed by Cenicafé to reduce water use in wet processing.

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The FNC urgently calls on the global industry and the government on falling coffee prices

The FNC urgently calls on the global industry and the government on falling coffee prices The FNC Steering Committee urgently calls the global industry and the national government on falling coffee prices.