Bee Keeping, a second income for coffee farmers

Beekeeping is nothing new for Guatemalan and Mexican regions for the practice can be traced back to ancient Mayan civilizations who used to keep the stingless bees (Melipona beecheii), as the symbol of god Aj Muzen Kab’. Fast forward to 19th century and the Europeans were settling in Latin America. »

Increasing number of the women in the coffee workforce- Nicaragua

In world regions where the economy basically depends upon agriculture, it is not unusual to see women sharing a wide range of duties. From household chores to working on the farm and selling in the market, women can be spotted as managing hard labor of all sorts. Although the traditional »