São Filipe, Apr 04 (Inforpress) – The coffee crop and its value is currently the theme of a conference held in the framework of the sixth edition program of “Fogo Coffee Fest” coffee festival promoted by the City Hall of Mosteiros.
The conference will be held on the first day of the festival, between 12 and 14, in Cidade Igreja, in Mosteiros, thus coinciding, for the first time with celebration of the international coffee day, which is celebrated on the 14th.
In addition to the general theme, “Coffee culture and its economic value today” other panels will be discussed during the conference, as “The evolution of coffee in Cabo Verde”, by the professor of the University of Cabo Verde (Uni-CV), José Maria Semedo, “The museology of coffee – an experience of the Coffee Science Center of Portugal” and “The State of the Art of Fogo Coffee: Challenges and Sustainability”.
In addition to the conference, the sixth edition of the coffee festival starts with a folkloric parade by the Surpresa group, with the coffee theme, opening of the agri business and arts fair, and live music with local groups.
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