Starbucks deal with Ethiopian gov’t may put more money in coffee growers’ hands!!!

Starbucks, the largest coffee retailer in the world, has given in to pressure from fair trade advocates and the Ethiopian government!

“A licensing deal between coffee giant Starbucks and the East-African country of Ethiopia is expected to be completed this month that could bring in millions of dollars for Ethiopian coffee farmers.”

Read full report here.

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