Issue No. 42

Product and Innovation

Diego Bermúdez, an innovative cupper-producer of highest quality coffee

Diego Bermúdez, an innovative cupper-producer of highest quality coffee

Diego Samuel's example shows other producers that, with cupping training, they could also better appreciate cup profiles, experiment, enhance flavors and sell their coffee at a much better price.

Analysis

Jeffrey D. Sachs proposes to create a World Coffee Fund to finance sustainability of farmers

Jeffrey D. Sachs proposes to create a World Coffee Fund to finance sustainability of farmers At the opening of the Second World Coffee Producers Forum.

Sustainability that Matters

FNC CEO asks for remunerative prices for coffee producers

FNC CEO asks for remunerative prices for coffee producers At the Second World Coffee Producers Forum, held in Campinas, Brazil, on July 10-11.

Sustainability that Matters

FNC pioneers obtaining rights over varieties developed by Cenicafé

FNC pioneers obtaining rights over varieties developed by Cenicafé To protect collective equity of Colombian coffee growers, with a process that began in 2013, it is the first time an institution in the world obtains rights over 10 progenies of the Castillo® variety.

This Month

YTD Colombian coffee production grows 5.4%

YTD Colombian coffee production grows 5.4% Results confirm the importance of keeping coffee plantations renewed. Coffee exports grow 9.5% so far this year.