Redbeans, climate neutral coffee

January 15, 2009 - Coffeeroaster Neuteboom succeeded in producing the first, Dutch climate neutral coffee, named Redbeans. The ultimate goal was not only to compensate for CO2 released by coffee production but to make clear decisions right from the start to minimalise CO2 release overall (Dutch only).

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Coffee producers face a bleak season

January 11, 2009 - Coffee production in Tanzania is likely to go down following crisis in the world economy resulting in a drop of the commodity`s price by 33 per cent, the regulatory body, Tanzania Coffee Board (TCB) said this week.

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Coffee-growing countries look to buy stake in Starbucks

December 23, 2008 - Coffee powerhouse Colombia hopes early next year to join other producers to buy an influential share in Starbucks, with Brazil and Central American growers also interested, a top coffee official told Reuters.

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Waste coffee grounds offer new source of biodiesel fuel

December 15, 2008 - Researchers in Nevada are reporting that waste coffee grounds can provide a cheap, abundant, and environmentally friendly source of biodiesel fuel for powering cars and trucks.

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Frustrated farmers cut down own plants

Sara Lee: extending ethical coffee business offers recession resistance

Starbucks to double Fair Trade Certified coffee purchases