On April 19, 2017 Ruth Ann Church was a speaker at Re:Co Symposium on the topic of “Determinants of Farmer Investment in Coffee: Finding a Path to Sustainable Growth in Rwanda.” She shared the story of the research team she was part of at Michigan State University that has supported policy change on the low farm-gate price scenario in Rwanda. With data on cost of production, gross margins, incentives and capacity, the team was able to arm decision-makers for tough price negotiations for 2017.
May/June 2015 – Addressing the Changes Facing Farmers in Rwanda & Burundi
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May 2015 – Does Your Decaf Have Capacity to Recover?
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This article is from Roast Magazine, Mar/Apr 2011. It discusses how roasters can profitably price high-quality decaffeinated coffee. Click here-> Roast_MarApr11_DecafSidebar