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Wednesday, 12 August 2020

A global coffee crisis looms

Your regularly scheduled reminder to appreciate your morning cup of Joe while you can: The regions where coffee beans are typically grown haven’t been spared the brunt of climate change — the impact is already being felt in Columbia, where rising temperatures are scorching crops growing at lower elevations, wiping out 7% of the viable land in under a decade. If the effects of climate change continue at the current rates, the area could shrink 50% by 2050. Watch this Vox report (runtime 11:33) for a greater appreciation of the legal substance of choice for most of us here at Enterprise.

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