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7.23.09
Summer is in full swing and with it comes delicious seasonal produce.  Here’s a list of what fair trade fruits and veggies are in season and at their peak... Apples Avocados Bell Peppers – Red, Yellow and Green Grapefruit Grapes Nectarines Passion Fruit Peaches Pears Plums For a list of all our Fair Trade Certified products, click here: http://transfairusa.org/content/about/products.php
7.21.09
We arrived in Managua on Saturday evening, July 18. Upon renting a car and beginning our drive to Isla de Ometepe we had the pleasure of being swept into a massive celebration in the streets. July 19, 2009 was the 30 year anniversary of the Sandinista victory over the dictatorship of Anastasio Somoza Debayle ending a dynasty of oppression.
7.16.09
Have you been spending the hot summer days under your favorite tree sipping a delicious iced coffee? Mmm, relaxing! Did you know that coffee trees need shade too? Coffee has traditionally been grown amongst forest trees, in the shade.
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