September 22, 2022

How much of the final price of a cup of coffee do farmers receive?

Over the past year or so, coffee prices have been steadily increasing. The first sign that prices would increase was a sudden frost which hit...

June 9, 2020

Producer Perspectives on Farmgate Prices & Technology

Increased coffee supply chain transparency could help farmers secure better coffee prices. However, few transparency efforts extend back to this group, which means that once...

April 9, 2020

Coffee Pricing: Why We Need to Know Farmgate And Not Just FOB

What did the farmer who grew your coffee get paid?  Finding an answer to this simple question is challenging. So challenging, in fact, that most...