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Coffee -- Economic aspects.

View Resource Commitment to Origins: On Good Grounds: Chiapas Mexico

Conservation International and Starbucks Coffee have partnered with farmers in Chiapas Mexico to preserve biodiversity by growing coffee beneath the forest canopy. Although this site serves partly as an advertisement for Starbucks, it is a neat introduction to some of the ecological issues surrounding coffee growing. Visitors will see stunning images of the tropical forest and some of the life...
View Resource National Geographic: Coffee

This artful National Geographic website serves up a virtual cup of coffee legends and information. The website is better suited for coffee novices than experts, as it provides mostly introductory information about this widely loved beverage. Site features include brief descriptions of significant moments in coffee history (beginning in Ethiopia around A.D. 800), an overview of basic roasts, and...