La Casita

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La Casita

The space we call home. A collective of our shared ideas, visions and accomplishments. Travel on our journey through the coffee fields of member owners to our cafés and beyond. This is where we can share our joys, our struggles, our ideas and passion for what we do each and everyday working for coffee farmers.

New Look. Same Mission.

At Pachamama Coffee, we work for coffee farmers. For over 20 years, we have been in the pursuit of doing better business in better ways to create a sustainable and...

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Interview Press Sustainability

Equitable Storytelling in Coffee | Reflecting on the Traceability Summit by Digital Coffee Future

By Ashley Fleming

Last year, Pachamama CEO and Co-Founder Thaleon Tremain joined speciality coffee industry leaders across all points in the supply chain to discuss transparency, digitization and...

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Cooperative Gender Equity Interview Women in Coffee

The Role and Power of Cooperatives: Merling Preza at SCA Re:co Symposium 2019

By Ashley Fleming

In 2019, Pachamama President and PRODECOOP General Manager, Merling Preza, spoke at the Speciality Coffee Association’s Re:co Speciality Coffee Symposium. She sat down with Kim Elena...

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Cooperative Gender Equity Interview Nicaragua

Meet Merling Preza, Co-founder and President of Pachamama Coffee and General Manager of PRODECOOP

By Ashley Fleming

Meet our co-founder and president, Merling Preza, general manager of PRODECOOP in Estelí, Nicaragua. Ms. Preza recently visited Pachamama's East Sacramento café, where she gave...

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Cooperative Interview Press

Pachamama on the Co-op Scoop Podcast

By Rosa Sarabia

A Cooperative Supply Chain, from Farmer to Consumer For Cooperative month this past October, we had the privilege of speaking with Sean Eakins, the general manager...

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Cooperative Gender Equity Interview

A Conversation with Pachamama Coffee Cooperative's Board of Directors

By Thaleon Tremain

PRESIDENT MERLING PREZA Sacramento CA - This conversation with Pachamama co-founders Merling Preza (PRODECOOP) and Carlos Reynoso (Manos Campesinas) was recorded by Johanna Abasto in October 2019. It has...

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Guatemala Interview Trip to Origin

Guatemala 2016 - Cooperative to Cooperative Trade

By Thaleon Tremain

In November of 2016, I had the honor of traveling to Guatemala with a group of U.S. cooperative leaders led by the National Cooperative Business...

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Interview Press

From the Ground Up: Farmer Owned Brands on the Rise

By Emmeline Wilson

BY THALEON TREMAIN July-August 2011 First published in the Cooperative Grocer A growing category in grocery retail embraces farmer-ownership What do the following have in common:...

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