Category: Guatemala

Blip Roasters Makes Stunning Comeback in Kansas City’s West Bottoms

Blip Roasters has plopped back down into Kansas City, Missouri’s West Bottoms neighborhood, opening an expansive and multifaceted coffee shop and roastery. Inside a 19,000-square-foot space in the industrial...

Read More

Green Coffee Seller Genuine Origin Grows Women-Focused La Morena Coffee Program

Online green coffee seller Genuine Origin has expanded its women-producer-focused La Morena program, which has grown each year since its inception in 2016. This season the United States-based importer...

Read More

Primavera Coffee Launches Fund for Guatemalan Farmers Affected by COVID

Guatemalan coffee specialist Primavera Coffee has launched a temporary relief fund to assist coffee producers suffering from the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The coffee trading company says...

Read More

Three Campaigns Supporting Agroforestry for Small-Scale Coffee Farms

Portland, Oregon-based nonprofit Grow Ahead and Vermont-based nonprofit Food 4 Farmers have teamed up for the launch of three crowdfunding campaigns to support agroforestry projects involving Indigenous and women-led...

Read More

3-19 Coffee Effort Supports Guatemalan Growers Hit Hard by Pandemic

Food security and access to household necessities have been two of the most pressing and immediate impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic among smallholder farmers and their communities all over...

Read More

Top Coffee from Guatemala Cup of Excellence Earns $180 Per Pound at Auction

Buyers primarily from Asia, Europe and the United States shattered previous price records at the recent Guatemala Cup of Excellence auction, with an average per-pound price of $26.50 USD...

Read More

COVID-19 Making Existing Matters Worse for Smallholder Farmers, HRNS Study Finds

The COVID-19 pandemic is exacerbating a range of existing issues facing smallholder coffee farmers in some of the world’s most revered and productive coffee-producing countries, according to a recent...

Read More

La Coop Coffee Shares the Joys of Guatemalan Coffees in Washington D.C.

International connections abound in the capital city of the United States, and a new one has been forged with the first coffee shop from La Coop Coffee Company. Founded...

Read More

30 Lots with 10 Different Varieties Win at 17th Guatemala Cup of Excellence

The first Cup of Excellence ceremony ever to be streamed over Youtube celebrated the 38 CoE and National Winners of the 17th Guatemala Cup of Excellence coffee competition last...

Read More