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New smartphone app lets farmers crowdsource coffee fungus alerts
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New smartphone app lets farmers crowdsource coffee fungus alerts

The Tico Times - August 21, 2014

A new smart phone app could help warn coffee farmers in Costa Rica about an impending outbreak of the fungus roya, or other pests. Developed by the…

Costa Rica leads Central America in Cup of Excellence coffee auction
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Costa Rica leads Central America in Cup of Excellence coffee auction

The Tico Times - June 24, 2014

The breakaway favorite of Costa Rica’s 2014 Cup of Excellence competition took home the highest bid in the Alliance for Coffee Excellence international auction Tuesday. Luis Enrique…

Costa Rica expects 7 percent higher yields in next coffee harvest
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Costa Rica expects 7 percent higher yields in next coffee harvest

L. Arias - June 17, 2014

The Costa Rican Coffee Institute (ICAFÉ) on Tuesday said current estimates indicate the 2014-2015 coffee harvest will be better than the previous season, due mostly to the…

What is the Best Coffee in Costa Rica?
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What is the Best Coffee in Costa Rica?

The Tico Times - May 18, 2014

The anticipation was palpable Friday night as a room of coffee producers from across Costa Rica met at the Costa Rican Coffee Institute’s field office in San…