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T 1.03 Altitude and Latitude – a Balancing Act

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Arabica coffee is only found growing in its indigenous environment at elevations between 1000 and 2000 metres above sea level. (Schmitt, Christine B., 2006) But you will find coffee plantations at elevations ranging from sea level to as high as 2800 metres. The reason for this limited growing range is the species’ relatively low tolerance […]

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