New Research Shows Coffee-Farming Communities Experiencing Fewer 'Thin Months'

Rayapura, Aarthi
July 2014
SB Business Weekly;7/ 3/2014, p1
The article reports that coffee firm Keurig Green Mountain Inc. announced results of a 2013 research "Thin Months Revisited. The study was conducted in collaboration with the International Center for Tropical Agriculture and the Agroecology and Rural Livelihoods Group. It examined the livelihoods of smallholder coffee-growing families in Mexico, Nicaragua and Guatemala to know how farmer welfare has changed, compared with a 2007 study.


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