Colombia in Pictures (Visual Geography (Twenty-First

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Recently, Minca and the Sierra Nevada have begun to attract coffee-loving travelers, a collection of connoisseurs and curious backpackers eager to discover what Juan Pablo Campos, general manager of the Lohas Beans trade group, calls “the most important Colombian region for organic coffee.” Using a pestle, Minca coffee grower Angel Maria Orozco peels the hard outer skin of dried coffee beans. The Greene's adventures are part of a non-profit organization Adventure Learning Foundation which contributes classroom materials to schools with the objective of promoting better understanding among peoples of different cultures.

Pages: 80

Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books; 2 Rev Exp edition (January 1, 2004)

ISBN: 0822509334

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