A History in Nepalese Coffee

A History in Nepalese Coffee Written by Paul Katzeff. Posted in History, Paul’s Stories, Stories From Origin, Working With Farmers In 1998, I was in Nepal. I was there because USAID offered me a free trip, provided I completed their mission. The mission: to assess the coffee world in Nepal, from the farm to the cup. Nepal had some history in coffee production but it …

Five-year coffee development strategy in offing

Source: The Himalayan Times 13.11. 2016 (http://thehimalayantimes.com/business/five-year-coffee-development-strategy-offing) Focusing on quality and enhancing the productivity of the coffee sector, the National Tea and Coffee Development Board (NTCDB) has proposed a five-year strategic plan (2016-21). The strategic plan has been submitted to the board committee of NTCDB, which is led by the minister for agricultural development, for approval. The NTCDB strategy focuses on …