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The Specialty Coffee Association announced its five participants in its new two-year Leadership Equity and Diversity (LEAD) Scholarship Program. more

Coffee Report

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Employees at more than 8,000 Starbucks locations across the United States stood down from their espresso machines Tuesday so they could take four hours to discuss bias and inclusion. more

News

Grounds for Empowerment, a program created by the University of Emory’s Goizueta Business School, has announced an initiative to provide more economic opportunities for female coffee growers. more

Coffee Report

Training for Nicaragua Coffee Smallholders

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Grow Ahead, a non-profit organization supporting small-scale coffee farmers, has begun farmer-to-farmer training in the organization’s climate resiliency program. more

Coffee Report

More than 80 smallholder farmers from various self-help groups of small tea growers participated in the workshop and took part in discussions about major issues. more

Tea Report

The National Coffee Association’s annual summit blends instruction with interaction to deliver practical business strategies. more

News

The Kenya Tea Development Agency launches an initiative to train smallholder farmers in soil management, use of fertilizers, business skills, financial management, and farm management, in order to help improve tea yields. more

Tea Report

The Ethical Tea Partnership, Taylors of Harrogate, Mother Parkers, and the International Trade Center deliver training to Ceylon tea farmers using an extension methodology. more

Tea Report

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Mark Lord

When coffee sensory staffs are trained around the world, there is a huge variation across the industry. In June coffee professionals globally will begin online validation as part of a global coffee sensory plan. more

Features

A new IndieGoGo fundraising campaign aims to train community trainers in Zimbabwe about holistic land and livestock management. more

Coffee Report

In January 2016, the UK’s new tea academy will be launched to offer training and certification at three levels to suit the different needs and interests. more

Tea Report

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