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Very proud of the work of K. Ionescu and H. Popish on how coffee farmers value microlots.

Very proud of the work of K. Ionescu and H. Popish on how coffee farmers value microlots.

SCAA 2012: Do Microlots Matter to Producers? 4-21-12 The information presented in "Do Microlots Matter to Producers" derives from a study conducted by Counter Culture Coffee and published in March 2012 titled, "The Social Impacts of Microlots: A Coffee Cooperative Case Study in Ihuamaca, Peru." The study aimed to measure the social impacts of microlot selection on members of the CENFROCAFE cooperative in five Peruvian communities where Counter Culture Coffee has purchased coffee over the last five years. The hypothesis prior to the study was that microlot coffee production may have both positive and negative impacts on communities, with positive impacts including recognition for effort and a return on investment in quality and negative impacts including feelings of envy and competition among fellow community members. The study design aimed to clarify the elements of microl...

Full article: http://counterculturecoffee.com/sustainability/microlots-...

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