Coffee fungus raising prices for high-end blends (8)

Washington Times 2014.05.18 15:52
By MARY CLARE JALONICK - Associated Press Sunday, May 18, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to help Central American farmers fight a devastating coffee disease - and hold down the price of your morning cup. At issue is a fungus called coffee rust that has caused more than $1 billion in damage across Latin American region.
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