This interesting article from Uganda contrasts the record high coffee prices being enjoyed by African farmers, with the impacts of severely low harvests which mean that they don’t really benefit from the high prices. http://www.newvision.co.ug/D/8/220/750777
Coffee Farmers High Coffee Prices but Poor Harvests
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