Latest Coffee and the environment Stories
Study indicates growing coffee and cacao in shade helps birds
FRANKLIN, Tenn., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In the last decade, world coffee prices have doubled while coffee farmers' wages have decreased by 24%, leaving most coffee farmers subsisting as modern-day slaves. One new company aims to change that.
BRACKNELL, England, March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- An increasing number of coffee lovers are not aware that their choice of coffee can impact thousands of people and nature in communities thousands of miles away. There is an array of labels out there -- each pledging to the consumer that their coffee is socially and environmentally responsible. But how can you differentiate between fact and fiction? What do these labels actually mean for the farmers, workers and their families and the natural...
BENTONVILLE, Ark., April 1, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wal-Mart today announced another first -- the launch of six coffees under its exclusive Sam's Choice brand.