The United Nations describes the droughts of 2017 across the Eastern and Southern regions and Horn of Africa as the worst in decades. Read more

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The worst drought in 80 years in Brazil has led to daily rationing in smaller cities. The two main reservoirs serving Sao Paulo, South America’s largest city, could dry out by February. Read more


An ongoing drought is sending ripple effects through the robusta supply chain. As inventories decrease, warehouse employees are facing layoffs. Read more


Heavy rainfall in the Thyolo and Mulanje regions of the country in February brought back hope to the Malawi tea farmers after very dry weather in December and January. Read more

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