Farm Gate Coffee is the name we give to our direct trade coffee buying program. Farm Gate pricing means that we have negotiated a price directly with the farmer "at the farm gate," that is, without any of the confusing export and import fees.
A while back we had Mary Maina Manyeki visit us in Oakland, and had a great conversation about her experiences as a Kenya coffee farmer.
Sweet Maria's customer jumps into his own coffee business
If you've ever visited our warehouse, you may have noticed coffee bags with logos other than the "Sweet Maria's", or our sister wholesale business "Coffee Shrub" logos.
Some recommendations to replace our recently out of stock coffees
Regular harvests make Colombia a truly unique coffee producing country.
How Do You Package Your Coffee?
The second half of a pair of audio recordings from Tom's Skype conversation with Leonardo Henao who works with many Colombian Farmers.
The first half of a pair of audio recordings from Tom's Skype conversation with Leonardo Henao who works with many Colombian Farmers.
You might have one by now but we thought we'd tell you about them them anyways.
Tim, our product buyer just got back from the Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA) event/trade show in Seattle.
No more Centrals, and that's a good thing.