by Amanda Cooper (who joined Rick Peyser on this trip)In the summer
of 2007, CIAT (The International Center for Tropical Agriculture)
conducted over 175 household interviews in communities that supply
GMCR with coffee in Mexico, Guatemala, and Nicaragua to better
understand the challenges and opportunities these communities
face. The one-on-one interviews were conducted with coffee
farmers or their spouse, and provided information about the
interviewee’s family size, their levels of education,...