Doi Chaang Coffee Company

Doi Chaang Coffee Company

December 22, 2010 19:23 ET

Doi Chaang Coffee Company: Special Half Hour Series About Local Coffee Company to be Aired on Global BC!

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 22, 2010) - Global BC will be airing, and posting online, a half hour Special on Doi Chaang Coffee Company titled, "Beyond Fair Trade".

This program is a follow-up to Global's earlier news broadcasts on Doi Chaang Coffee Company, aired as a four-part series during November, 2010. 

These broadcasts focused on the unique relationship between Doi Chang Coffee Company, a small, private, Vancouver based coffee company, and the Akha Hill Tribe farmers of Doi Chang Village in the Golden Triangle region of Northern Thailand. The series identified the significant achievements over the past 3.5 years and the substantial benefits that have flowed through to the farmers and their families since abandoning opium production in favor of coffee growing. 

In addition to Coffee, the Doi Chang farmers also produce Coffee Blossom Honey, Coffee Soap, Macadamia nuts and Tea which will be available in Canada by mid 2011.

Air Dates:
Sunday, December 26 – 11:35 pm – 12:05 am
Sunday, January 1 – 7:30 am – 8:00 am

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