Coffee Futures: The Highs And Lows Of A Cup Of Joe

NPR- June 27, 2013

…What it would take for coffee prices to come back up and make my bet pay off. It could be crop disease, he says, and weather in the Southern Hemisphere. “Is there a chance we could see a freeze in Brazil? Absolutely,” he says. “Would that affect their production? Absolutely. Would that affect price? Probably.”

Freeze, disease may brew pricing despair.
The cure; a blend of hedging (and prayer.)

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