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Bird Friendly Coffee

Proudly serving biodiversity
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When you drink Bird Friendly® certified coffee, you brew a more biodiverse, sustainable world. Using Smithsonian conservation science, the Bird Friendly gold standard does more than other eco-friendly seals to protect habitat, which is often destroyed to make way for coffee growing. Bird Friendly coffees come from farms using a combination of foliage cover, tree height and biodiversity to provide quality habitat for birds and other wildlife. 

The Bird Friendly® program aims to protect the most quality habitat from the threat of deforestation under the Bird Friendly seal. Look for the Bird Friendly seal — the gold standard in eco-friendly, organic farming — from certified Bird Friendly roasters.

Conservation News

May. 05, 2020
As the sounds of traffic and crowds have hushed, you may have noticed more birdsong than usual.... read more
May. 04, 2020
Migratory birds are now flooding across the continent as they return to their nesting grounds... read more

Where to Buy

An illustration of a yellow bird overlaid with a coffee plant and a cup of coffee. The image is surrounded by a blue border and the right side features the Bird Friendly Coffee logo and text "Proudly Serving Biodiversity"

Find Bird Friendly® coffee at a store or café near you, or have it shipped directly to your door when you order online.

Bird Friendly Coffee FAQs

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Find the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Bird Friendly coffee.

About Bird Friendly Coffee

An infographic demonstrating the difference in shade cover between sun-grown coffee, partial shade and Bird Friendly coffee, which contains the most diverse habitat and shade cover

Bird Friendly certified organic coffees grow under biodiverse shade that provides critical habitat for migratory songbirds and other wildlife, sequesters carbon and fights climate change.

Meet the Birds

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Shade-grown coffee plantations provide a sanctuary for many migratory bird species. Find out which species spend the winter on coffee farms.