The federal government has presented Vanusia Nogueira as Brazil’s candidate for Executive Director of the International Coffee Organization (ICO).
Elmiro Alves do Nascimento from Santiago Farm, in Olegário Mariano, Minas Gerais, won the Coffee of The Year Award with a score of 90.83 points at the Brazil International Coffee Week (BICW).
After attracting visitors from more than 58 countries in last year’s virtual edition, the BICW returned from 10 to 12 November in a hybrid format, in person or online.
Coffee producer Vitor Marcelo de Queiroz Barbosa from the farm Fazenda Cachoeira in Carmo do Paranaíba with the origin denomination of the Region of Cerrado Mineiro won first place in the Cup of Excellence – Brazil 2021.
Coffee producing regions across Brazil were hit with major damage following the most severe frost to hit coffee farms in 40 to 50 years. Maja Wallengren explains how multiple problems are causing an unprecedented deficit to the supply-demand balance and why the world is running out of coffee fast. Read more
A new e-commerce marketplace will give roasters in certain areas an opportunity to directly buy micro-lots that scored 86 points or above at the 2021 Brazil Cup of Excellence.