30 May '14, 4pm

Risk Management and New Opportunities to Strengthen Coffee Supply @bencoreymoran @FairTradeUSA

Growing great coffee is no easy task. Period. Now, try producing the finest beans on the market while battling the pounding hand of climate change, the spread of diseases like coffee leaf rust, and wildly volatile markets with an oftentimes distant relationship to the generally accepted terms of supply and demand; the odds are largely stacked against the modern coffee farmer. This high-risk, low-return scenario leads us to a very basic yet critically important “aha”—the ability to not only survive in coffee, but to thrive, lies in the capacity to manage risk at all levels of production. The future of exceptional coffee depends on it.

Full article: http://www.scaa.org/chronicle/2014/05/02/securing-the-fut...

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