How can the coffee industry be more sustainable with Maria Palacio of Progeny Coffee
Considering that coffee is often considered a staple pantry item for many Americans, how much do we actually know about where it comes from? This week on Beyond the Shelf, we spoke with the CEO and Co-Founder of Progeny Coffee, Maria Palacio. In this enlightening and educational episode, Maria shared with us how the traditional supply-chain often times does not benefit or support coffee farmers. They shared with us how Progeny is trying to fix these unstainable practices through direct partnerships with Colombian farmers. Maria also explained what a coffee score is, and how it affects the quality of coffee beans but also what that means for individual farmers.
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