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As the dust settles from this past weekend's massive earthquake in Chile and the full extent of the damage is assessed, the well being of the producers and vineyards in the TransFair USA family is on everyone's mind.
The quake, which measured at
Divine Chocolate, the pioneering Fair Trade chocolate company co-owned by the Kuapa Kokoo Farmers Cooperative in Ghana, has recently announced that the very first Fair Trade Certified cocoa from Sierra Leone will soon be used in all of
A carrotmob, much like what we refer to as a flashmob here in the United States, took place in Sweden on Valentine's Day 2010 to support and celebrate Fair Trade Certified flowers. Organized by our Swedish counterparts, this carrotmob involved a huge group of people gathering in a store to purchase these flowers on a massive scale. Not only do their collective efforts directly benefit hundreds of flower farmers all over the world, but it also makes for an awesome and meaningful media message for all to see.