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Cup of Excellence marks dedication to quality – Rwanda

14 November 2012 On 1st November 2012, the 345 members of the SNV-supported Kabakanya cooperative celebrated their third annual consecutive win at the Rwanda Cup of Excellence awards. The world’s most esteemed award for top quality coffees, the Cup of Excellence has … Continue reading

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Coffee and Climate Change: Reading Past the Headlines

By Emma Bladyka, SCAA Coffee Science Manager By now you have likely heard of the new scientific study published last week in the online peer-reviewed journal PLOS ONE that has sparked a flurry of doomsday headlines for coffee. The study is a … Continue reading

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Coffee break with top Oslo barista

Source: Views and News from Norway. AUDIO REPORT: Tim Wendelboe is undoubtedly one of the biggest names in coffee in Norway. He’s won awards, been written up in the New York Times and a host of other publications, and remains devoted to … Continue reading

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Arabica Coffee Could Be Extinct in the Wild Within 70 Years

ScienceDaily (Nov. 7, 2012) — A study conducted by scientists at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (UK), in collaboration with scientists in Ethiopia, reports that climate change alone could lead to the extinction of wild Arabica coffee (Coffea arabica) well before … Continue reading

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Taf Coffee (Greece) and 3rd wave concept

First time I’ve heard about Taf Coffee was from one of the barista by the name Stefanos Domatiotis, who proudly represented his native country Greece at 2010 Barista World Championship held in London. Taf Coffee is the 3rd wave oriented … Continue reading

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