Monthly Archives: August 2014

A summary of Current USDA Estimates

The United States Department of Agriculture has released its latest estimates for annual global coffee production, predicting a 1.5 million total drop to 147.8 million bags in 2014/15, despite rising demand. The USDA’s semiannual announcement is a major speculative force, and the … Continue reading

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Evolution of Coffee Production

Coffee, with a capital C, is a fragile organism. Its supply is essential to the billions of people depending on it in their cups, as it is to the millions of people who work to put it there. We consider coffee … Continue reading

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