26 Mar '14, 5pm

On Marketplace vs. Origin: ‘Like It or Not, We Are All in This Together’

First, I want to acknowledge that the very idea of “origin issues” is largely artificial. A construct of convenience. Or perhaps laziness. I use it in my SCAA previews because I need to help growers and partners and colleagues making their first visit to the event choose the lectures that will deliver most value for them now. Let’s face it, a lecture on wastewater treatment at the mill is clearly more relevant to growers than one on water titration at the café. So in that context, the “origin issues” distinction has a certain utility. But in reality, there are no “origin issues” and “marketplace issues,” only “coffee issues.” If we have learned anything over the past 10 years from our work in agroenterprise generally — and in coffee more specifically — it is this: what happens in the marketplace matters at origin and what happens at origin matters in the marketplace. Wheth...

Full article: http://dailycoffeenews.com/2014/03/26/on-marketplace-vs-o...

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