Production

  1. Farm Gate Coffee™

    Farm Gate Coffee™

    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.

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  2. Podcast Episodes 19 & 20: Kenya Coffee: Growing, Trading and Marketing

    Podcast Episodes 19 & 20: Kenya Coffee: Growing, Trading and Marketing

    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.

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  3. Coffee Cultivar Images

    Coffee Cultivar Images

    This is a collection of coffee cultivar images from my travels.

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  4. Guatemala: Proyecto Xinabajul

    Guatemala: Proyecto Xinabajul

    For years we have thought about working in a more direct way with small-scale farmers in Guatemala, and in the 2013 harvest year this effort came to fruition.

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  5. Podcast: Coffee and Microorganisms with Leo and Jenni Henao: Los Palomos, Colombia

    Podcast: Coffee and Microorganisms with Leo and Jenni Henao: Los Palomos, Colombia

    Another great insight into coffee and how Leo and Jenni Henao incorporate microorganisms into the process of farming great coffee.

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  6. Video Travelogue: Ethiopia Coffee Vignettes

    Video Travelogue: Ethiopia Coffee Vignettes

    Various scenes from a coffee trip to Ethiopia.

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  7. Video Travelogue - Walkin' and Talkin' in Shakiso Ethiopia

    Video Travelogue - Walkin' and Talkin' in Shakiso Ethiopia

    Walkin' n talkin' around coffee farms and mills in Ethiopia.

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  8. Video Travelogue: Colombia Farm Visits 2016 - PART 1

    Video Travelogue: Colombia Farm Visits 2016 - PART 1

    Part 1 - Coffee processing and thoughts on coffee from Colombia.

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  9. Video Travelogue: Colombia Farm Visits 2016 - PART 2

    Video Travelogue: Colombia Farm Visits 2016 - PART 2

    Part 2 - Video and commentary from around the farm, in town and getting stuck in the rain, in Colombia.

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  10. Day After Day Job Part 6

    Day After Day Job Part 6

    Part 6: Dream Machine- choosing a roaster.

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  11. New(ish) Methods in Brazil Coffee Production

    New(ish) Methods in Brazil Coffee Production

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  12. Saying Hello to Huky

    Saying Hello to Huky

    Tom and Chris from www.hukyforum.com talk about the Huky 1lb roaster.

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  13. Day after Day Job, Part 5

    Day after Day Job, Part 5

    Part five of our series about homeroasters starting their own roasting businesses.

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  14. A Look Around Colombia: October 2015 

    A Look Around Colombia: October 2015 

    Urrao is unique for many reasons, one of which is the amazingly flat "Valle de Penderisco" (carved out by an ancient river of the same name) that greets you when descending into town on the main highway.

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  15. Day after Day Job, Part 4

    Day after Day Job, Part 4

    Part four of our series about homeroasters starting their own roasting businesses.

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  16. Day after Day Job, Part 3

    Day after Day Job, Part 3

    Part three of our series about homeroasters starting their own roasting businesses.

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  17. Day after Day Job Part 2

    Day after Day Job Part 2

    Part 2: Go For The Green Coffee is wonderfully appealing for a number of reasons; that is, there is no one thing that makes a coffee great.

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  18. Machine-Washing, Espresso-Shooting

    Machine-Washing, Espresso-Shooting

    “Machine-washed” is a confusing term if you ask me, commonly used to describe one of the more dominant processing techniques in Costa Rica.

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  19. What is Wet-Processed Coffee?

    What is Wet-Processed Coffee?

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  20. Coffee Cultivar Images - Page 3

    Coffee Cultivar Images - Page 3

    Images of coffee types from my trips to coffee origins. This is a growing collection of images... Page 3 of 3

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