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Interview with Ruffatti Batlle - El Salvadorian Coffee Producer on COVID's effects

"the farmer at 1.30 usd/lb gets probably less than 0.60 usd/lb (in commercial settings), so the farmer gets less per kg than the German government. How does that make sense?  The German government is financing some of its expenses on the backs of third world poor ass farmers... If only this tax went to the farmers, they wouldn't be so desperate."

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