High Extinction Risk For Wild Coffee Species And Implications For Coffee Sector Sustainability

Jan. 23, 2019

At least 60 percent of all coffee species are threatened with extinction and existing conservation measures are inadequate, according to research published in Science Advances.


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Two Tea Species Extinct, More Threatened With Extinction

Jan. 12, 2018
The Global Trees Campaign published a report on the Red List of Theaceae, the tea family, identifying more than a third of the world's Theaceae species are already extinct in ...
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Chocolate To Become Extinct In 40 Years

Jan. 4, 2018
Scientists at the University of California are teaming up with Mars company to explore gene-editing technology in an attempt to try and save cacao plants, what chocolate is made...
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Climate Change To Halve Areas That Can Grow Coffee, Drive Wild Coffee Extinct By 2080

Sept. 16, 2016
The Climate Institute recently released a new report, commissioned by Fairtrade Australia & New Zealand, which indicates the severe impact climate change is having and will continue...