Coffee

Cuento Coffee’s Quarantine Monster Opens Conversations About Mental Health

“It’s OK not to be OK.” That’s the message printed on the back of each new bag of Quarantine Monster coffee from the Kansas City-based small-batch roaster Cuento Coffee. While…

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Hit The Grounds Running: Coffee-Filled Feet Help Robots Walk Faster

As more robots make coffee, humans at the University of California San Diego are finding that coffee also offers robots a little extra pep in their step. Roboticists at the…

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Following Deluge, Relief Effort Supports Uganda’s Bukonzo Joint Cooperative Union

Yesterday we shared news of a fundraising campaign to support coffee communities in Northern Rwanda that were some of the hardest hit during this Spring’s historically wet rainy season, which…

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Through a Heartbreaking Time in Minneapolis, a Glimmer of Peace (Coffee)

In no uncertain terms, property damage represents a minuscule price to pay in the grander fight towards justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Eric Garner, Philando Castile, Alton Sterling, Delrawn…

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Prices for High-End Roasted Specialty Coffee Drop for Second Month Straight

As the Covid-19 pandemic wears on, an analysis of roasted, bagged, specialty coffee prices has shown a second month of declines, particularly at the highest price points. A recent report…

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