Coffee Colloquium and Dry Roast Film Screening

Date/Time

Feb 10, 2019
10:00 AM until 12:00 PM

Description

Come learn all about coffee and some of the complex issues involved with the production, harvest, and export of this invaluable plant to humans. Our colloquium will start off with a film screening of Dry Roast, a documentary film made by UC Berkeley Journalism graduates Emily Thomas and Lauren Schwartzman. The screening will be followed by a presentation from Mayra Orellana-Powell, the founder of Cataracha Coffee, a social enterprise dedicated to accessing the specialty market for small coffee farmers in Santa Elena, La Paz, Hondouras. We will also be joined by Anika Rice, a National Geographic Fellow for her project Women in Coffee. You don’t want to miss this important discussion. Coffee tastings and pourings will be available throughout the morning.

Cost

$25, $20 members

Location

View map UC Botanical Garden
200 Centennial Drive
Berkeley, CA

Additional Information

Sponsor

UC Botanical Garden

Phone

510-664-7606

Contact email

gardenprograms@berkeley.edu

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