May 10, 2019
The saw makes a grinding sound as Albert, a young Ugandan agronomist, maneuvers it back and forth slowly, cutting through the trunk of the coffee tree. His colleague Ambrose stands next to him, bracing the tree and readying himself to carefully lower it to the ground once the trunk is severed. They...
Aug 20, 2018
When actors across the coffee supply chain invest in quality, everyone benefits —from the farmer who earns better prices to the consumer who enjoys a better cup. Last month, we teamed up with specialty coffee pioneer Intelligentsia and coffee producers from across Colombia to learn how to make...
Oct 30, 2017
Learn how coffee farming in Honduras is providing big opportunities for youth engagement in ag.
Oct 23, 2017
The annual macadamia harvest is now underway in Kenya, and The Village Nut Company’s hilltop factory in Nyeri County is buzzing with activity.
Oct 11, 2017
Can agriculture be a career that young people aspire to, rather than one they’ll do anything to avoid? For us at Root Capital, the answer is a resounding "yes." Here's why.