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    The Story Behind Tastify™

    by Chris Ryan on April 8, 2015 at 9:20 PM

    Remember the first time you saw a cupping form, its tiny lines, boxes, and hash marks filling the page like a hyperactive doodle? Remember how...

    Day One at SCAA Symposium

    by Chris Ryan on April 8, 2015 at 9:07 PM

    Hundreds of coffee professionals from around the world have congregated at Benaroya Hall in Seattle this week for SCAA Symposium, the annual industry...

    Sustainable Harvest® preparing for busy SCAA weekend

    by Chris Ryan on March 31, 2015 at 2:14 PM

    Sustainable Harvest® will be in the center of the action at the upcoming SCAA show, taking place April 10-12 in Seattle. Check out our busy schedule...

    Oaxaca coffee contest puts Tastify™ to the test

    by Chris Ryan on March 27, 2015 at 11:35 AM

    This week we have been putting our innovative new cupping app Tastify™ into action with an exciting event in our Oaxaca, Mexico, office.

    Sustainable Harvest wins iForm Builder Award

    by Chris Ryan on February 25, 2015 at 2:40 PM

    Lately we’ve been quite busy on the technology front at Sustainable Harvest®, namely with the new Tastify® cupping app we’ve developed that will be...

    Volcano ash dusts Finca El Valle but farm is safe

    by Chris Ryan on February 11, 2015 at 11:11 AM

    On Saturday the Fuego volcano in Guatemala erupted, spewing ash and showering dust and rocks on its surroundings—including some coffee-growing areas.

    Witnessing success stories at Mexican cooperative

    by Chris Ryan on January 23, 2015 at 12:02 PM

    Our supply coordinator Beto Cornu recently filed this report from the field in Mexico.

    Let’s Talk Cocoa successfully debuts in Panama

    by Chris Ryan on January 16, 2015 at 3:56 PM

    When importing company Sustainable Harvest® hosted the 12th edition of its iconic annual event, Let’s Talk Coffee®, in Panama in October 2013, there...

    Sustainable Harvest®-sourced Ethiopian wins a Good Food Award

    by Chris Ryan on January 12, 2015 at 11:08 AM

    Since 2011, the Good Food Awards has been rewarding achievements in flavor and environmental sustainability. On January 8, the awards’ 2015 winners...

    Spreading the word on Let’s Talk Relationship Coffee in Australia

    by Chris Ryan on November 21, 2014 at 11:47 AM

    Earlier this month I hopped on a plane (actually it was three planes) with Alfonso Carmona, Sustainable Harvest®’s Story and Brand Director, for the...