Spending an afternoon with her, it is not difficult to see why it is important to actively remember coffee producers when we work in the industry at any level. They are working within their families and producer organizations to better their farming practices and their family’s quality of life. Women like Tonita exist across the world’s coffee-growing regions: women who work hard and engage with their community, women who take pride in their role in the coffee industry and want to see it sustained for generations to come.
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