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Ethiopia is abandoning planting coffee trees

Ethiopia is abandoning planting coffee trees

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  • It’s a very clear cash cropping advantage that khan has over coffee. And also seems like slight addictive properties has something to do with it, but the switch from coffee to just seems just like a market reaction to a more profitable crop for more seasons of the year. Now these farmers have to harvesting

    It’s a very clear cash cropping advantage that khan has over coffee. And also seems like slight addictive properties has something to do with it, but the switch from coffee to just seems just like a market reaction to a more profitable crop for more seasons of the year. Now these farmers have to harvesting periods with potential income. While we do love our coffee in the West, with an influx of equatorial nations trying to fill the West’s habit, and the habit of other countries, the market becomes flooded and diluted in price. With Khat being specifically a Eastern African market the buyers have lower supply with a demand that is in excess to that of what could be fetched by coffee on an international market.

  • Ethiopian French Roast is my go to bean.

  • I believe Ethiopian farmers were very wise in their decisions. The sale of the best alternative crop as a source of revenue for the country is best solution. Coffee over the years have been consumed immensely by people and if there is a problem with planting and harvesting especially with the fact that

    I believe Ethiopian farmers were very wise in their decisions. The sale of the best alternative crop as a source of revenue for the country is best solution. Coffee over the years have been consumed immensely by people and if there is a problem with planting and harvesting especially with the fact that it recently became late in turning red on the tree, Khat has proven to be useful. The price of Coffee has remained stagnant and this will end up causing an economic downturn later in the country's agriculture, hence, the adoption of Khat. Khat comes twice in a year and earns twice than Coffee...

  • Ethiopia the cradle of coffee culture. baby needs new shoes and school supplies I got it. but tamped down bath salts? hope there is another answer for the substance farmers of Ethiopia.