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Drought increases coffee bean prices

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Current Event March 24, 2014

Drought Increases Coffee Bean Prices

The drought didn't just close down ski resorts and impact agriculture— it also increased coffee bean prices due to a bean condition called "coffee disease rust." The widespread impact might even have customers at the local coffee chop feeling the price change.

Economics Environment Climate Change Weather and Climate Earth and Space Science

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AIR DATE: 03/21/2014

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