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2020 Vision: Official Publication of Sustainable Coffee Price

Feature Image showing that the current sustainable coffee price is a minimum of US$3.25/lb.

There’s no debating or denying it, 2020 will be a decisive decade. Our world offers an abundance of information, but our ecological time clock is running out. We’re more connected than ever before, and yet this vast network can feel so vacuous … this is there coffee comes in!

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Now Collecting All Climate March Signs!

The next Global Climate March is tomorrow, and we’re teaming up with Extinction Rebellion Toronto to collect your signs in order to showcase them and give new life to the messages! Where to Donate/Recycle Signs: After the March (November 29th; 2-4pm): Drop-off at Extinction Rebellion Toronto marked booth at the North-West corner of College St. and University Ave. OR Anytime by December 4th: Drop-off at Restoration Cafe, anytime during our hours of operation.*Restoration Cafe will continue to collect signs after Dec. 4th (for future art installations). How Are we Planning to Reuse the Signs? An installAction that will be BIG and will be seen by all those entering the Downtown core via the Don Valley Parkway. Stay tuned for more action! And visit Fridays For Future for info about your local Global Climate March!

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Climate Change Coffee is Here … Sign Up Now!

Climate Change Coffee Announcement @ Patagonia Toronto In true spirit of environmental campaigning, we spent Saturday, August 24th, with our friends at Patagonia Toronto collecting names and support for our new Climate Change Coffee blend. We Merchants feel lucky to be regular participants now in our local Patagonia store’s pop-up festivals alongside other great grassroots organizations, and we’re proud to know that our coffee and our cause is always appreciated by the community of like-minds. Local Consumers Can Power Global Change If you are a coffee drinker, this is your opportunity. And even if you don’t drink coffee, you still know someone who does … (more…)

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Environment Stories Setting the Tone for 2019

At first it might appear all negative, but people all over the world are actively working on solutions and there is still time. Kim Robinson of Sierra Magazine analyzes the drastic changes taking place in our “Anthropocene” as well as some of the top-debated solutions for putting a halt to the global temperature rise.

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