2nd Sao Paulo Coffee Quality Awards held.BRAZIL Brazil (brəzĭl`), Port. Brasil, officially Federative Republic of Brazil, republic (2005 est. pop. 186,113,000), 3,286,470 sq mi (8,511,965 sq km), E South America. -- The 2nd Sao Paulo Paulo is the Portuguese form of the given name Paul:
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This year, samples of 530 lots of 30 bags each were submitted for the contest at 9 regional locations across the Stare and organized by the local Cooperatives and Rural Producer Unions. A group of 7 Arbiters, all fully qualified trade classifiers, after a series of gradings and blind tests, approved 59 lots for a final examination. The jury, after further rests, selected 10 lots consisting according to according to
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The 10 winning coffees will be commercialized by the buyers in conjunction with the Sao Paulo Supermarket Association in a special promotion early in the new year. The coffees will have a seal stating, "Special Edition of the Best State of Sao Paulo Coffees 2003 Crop" and will include publicity promotions and prominent shelf space in cooperating supermarkets. Submitted bids will average R$540.20 for the 5 lots of natural coffees and R$523.40 for the peeled cherry coffees.
The highest bid was made by the growing roasting roasting: see cooking.
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It is expected the coffees will be priced about R$22 per kilo Thousand (10 to the 3rd power). Abbreviated "K." For technical specifications, it refers to the precise value 1,024 since computer specifications are based on binary numbers. For example, 64K means 65,536 bytes when referring to memory or storage (64x1024), but a 64K salary means $64,000. (about US$7.50), well above regular quality coffees.
The Secretary of Agriculture, Duarte Nogueira in his closing address commented on the success of this years contest and believed, along with the other sponsors, that the objectives of the promotion are being fully achieved to provide growers with incentives to prepare better quality coffees and consumers to appreciate and differentiate coffee qualities and values.