[Homeroast] Uganda boycott > was RE: +Twelve roasts of Christmas

Edward Bourgeois edbourgeois at gmail.com
Sat Dec 21 14:40:21 CST 2013


Sorry, forgot to add that she is hoping to spend some time in the coffee
areas of Mt Elgon  Uganda


On Sat, Dec 21, 2013 at 3:04 PM, Edward Bourgeois <edbourgeois at gmail.com>wrote:

> For those interested I'll post my friends blog. I know that there are some
> of you on this list that will really appreciate and enjoy it. Africa is big
> for us coffee lovers. And of course SM has helped us all get closer to the
> people where our coffee originates.
> She was studying and now on fellowship in several african countries. It's
> not about coffee but is ag/food/environment/sustainable related.  She
> writes so well about life for people in these various areas where coffee
> I'm sure is often part of the local situation.
>  **Please realize she is in sensitive areas and so I don't comment to her
> blog or post it too openly*** link http://madeinamherst.wordpress.com/
> peace
>
>
> On Sat, Dec 21, 2013 at 2:14 PM, Edward Bourgeois <edbourgeois at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> An old friend's daughter is doing some food/ag studies/work in Uganda,
>> some related to coffee too. Looking forward to hearing more when she
>> returns next year.
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Dec 21, 2013 at 1:47 PM, John Nanci <john at chocolatealchemy.com>wrote:
>>
>>> Sad but rather true.  It puts near everyone between a rock and a hard
>>> place...except maybe the Uganda Parliament.
>>>
>>> So, Mike, got a copy of the Christmas coffee poem?  I seem to have
>>> misplaced my copy.
>>>
>>> John
>>>
>>>
>>> At 10:30 AM 12/21/2013, you wrote:
>>>
>>>> Indeed, that'll put those struggling dirt poor peasant coffee farmers in
>>>> their place....but somehow don't think it'll effect the Uganda
>>>> Parliament in
>>>> the least.
>>>>
>>>> Slave to the Bean miKe mcKoffee
>>>> www.CompassCoffeeRoasting.com
>>>> URL to Rosto mods, FrankenFormer, some recipes etc:
>>>> http://www.mckoffee.com/
>>>>
>>>> Ultimately the quest for Koffee Nirvana is a solitary path. To know I
>>>> must
>>>> first not know. And in knowing know I know not. Each Personal
>>>> enlightenment
>>>> found exploring the many divergent foot steps of Those who have gone
>>>> before.
>>>>
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>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Homeroast [mailto:homeroast-bounces at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com]
>>>> On
>>>> Behalf Of Sandy Andina
>>>> Sent: Friday, December 20, 2013 3:46 PM
>>>> To: A list to discuss home coffee roasting. There are rules for this
>>>> list,available at http://www.sweetmarias.com/maillistinfo.html
>>>> Subject: Re: [Homeroast] +Twelve roasts of Christmas
>>>>
>>>> I like Uganda Bugisu as much as anyone here, but after learning of
>>>> Uganda's
>>>> new breathtakingly cruel anti-gay law, I'm boycotting it.
>>>> On Dec 20, 2013, at 2:32 PM, Bob Hazen <peatmonster at comcast.net> wrote:
>>>> >>
>>>> >> On the second day of Christmas,
>>>> >> my roaster sent to me
>>>> >> Uganda Bugisu,
>>>> >>
>>>> >>
>>>>
>>>> Peace & Song,
>>>> Sandy Andina
>>>> www.sandyandina.com
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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>> --
>> Ed Bourgeois
>> Amherst MA.
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