23 Apr '16, 12am

How Does Climate Change Affect Coffee?

Experts agree that climate change poses a significant threat to coffee. But what is being done about it? A panel of industry leaders convened at Re:co Symposium to discuss just how far we’ve come since climate change first appeared on our radar over a decade ago—and just how far we have left to go. How does climate change affect coffee? Like many of its tropical cousins, coffee is a “Goldilocks” crop—conditions can’t be too hot, too cold, to dry, or too wet for it to thrive. But climate change is making all of these scenarios more common. And all of them can affect both productivity and quality; two of the most important determents of a coffee farmer’s income. Other impacts of climate change are more dramatic: droughts and disease epidemics come fast and hard. These quick shocks push farmers away from coffee, and they are happening more frequently. In 2014, an unprecedente...

Full article: http://www.scaa.org/chronicle/2016/04/15/how-does-climate...

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