coffee growers

Coffee Producers Battle Price Gloom

Coffee growers are struggling, as falling prices amid the Covid-19 pandemic are resulting in most producer countries unable to cover their costs, “let alone provide a decent livelihood to their families,” the International Coffee Organization (ICO) said.

Bay Area Coffee Company Puts Colombian Growers Front And Center

Maria Jose Palacio grew up in Colombia’s coffee region, the fifth generation in a family of coffee growers.
She would seek her fortune away from the steep hills, the back-breaking work and the persistent poverty to become a field designer for such prestigious fashion lines as Marc Jacobs, Alexander Wang and Maria Cornejo in New York City.