Environment
6:10 am
Mon May 26, 2014

Central American Coffee Beans Threatened by Disease

The price you pay for a cup of coffee may soon be headed higher, but by just how much isn’t clear.  A fungus is attacking coffee beans grown in Central America and could kill as much as 40 percent of the crop.  Scott Satterwhite is with Durham based Counter Culture Coffee.  He spoke with David Hurand about the threat to the industry and what for many is a morning ritual.

Central American Coffee beans threatened. Scott Satterwhite Counter Culture Coffee