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Worst drought in Brazil in decades doubles the price of your coffee beans

By Agence France-Presse
Sunday, March 16, 2014 9:25 EDT
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Brazil drought puts froth on coffee prices (via AFP)

The morning caffeine hit is about to get more pricey as drought in top producer Brazil has sparked fears of a global shortfall of coffee this year, sending the price of beans soaring. Coffee prices hit their highest point in two years in New York, with…



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