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Starbucks' Farmers Discuss How Fairtrade Changed Their Lives

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This TreeHugger was invited to a Starbucks tasting and informal discussion with coffee farmers and producers from Costa Rica and Tanzania. As a long-time anything-but-Starbucks coffee drinker, I attended with some trepidation. But as the farmers talked about the impact of fairtrade on their lives, my certainty wavered.

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