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January 2016 Blog Posts (6)

How groups of coffee farmers overcame cartel

Source: Daily Nation   Article by: Nation Team. Reported by: David Muchui in Meru and James Ngunjiri in…

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Added by Progreso Network on January 14, 2016 at 10:56am — No Comments

Omens, from James Baker down, were stacked against farmers and their union

Source Daily Nation  Photo by Nation Media Group Article by John Kamau

It was just after lunch.

The meeting had been called to approve…

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Added by Progreso Network on January 11, 2016 at 11:50am — No Comments

Fairtrade Officially Launches Carbon Credit Program

Source Daily Coffee News By Nick Brown

We’re still catching up on news from the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21) that took place in Paris earlier this month, where…

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Added by Patrick on January 11, 2016 at 6:54am — No Comments

MPs back coffee harvest boycott threat in Nyeri

source Daily Nation

By Boniface Mwangi

MPs from Nyeri have supported coffee farmers in their threat to boycott harvesting their crop…

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Added by Sophie Mugeni on January 7, 2016 at 8:41am — No Comments

Farmers call on Uhuru to act against coffee cartels

Source Daily Nation

by Boniface Mwangi

Coffee farmers in Nyeri County have threatened to boycott harvesting their crop if the President does not end corruption and break up cartels…

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Added by Patrick on January 7, 2016 at 8:23am — No Comments

COFFEE FIX NEEDS FAIR PRICES, SAYS FAIRTRADE

Source fairtrade.org.uk

Any looming coffee crisis won’t just be due to finer tastes, it will also be due to…

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Added by Patrick on January 6, 2016 at 6:28am — No Comments

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