Making roses beautiful & ethical from seed to bouquet with Fair Trade
This guest blog post comes to us from Natalia Diez, Founder and President of Flowerlink. Flowerlink is a dedicated Fair Trade partner that firlmy believes and supports ethically grown roses. Read on to learn more about how your Fair Trade bouquet can impact the lives of Fair Trade flower workers this Valentine's Day and beyond.
The biggest film to happen to Fair Trade premieres this spring wtih a 30-city tour throughout the United States and Canada. You can reserve your tickets to see #standwithme here: http://www.standwithmemovie.com/
Workers at Bananeras de Urabá invest in their community through Fair Trade Certified bananas
1 in 2 pieces of fruit imported into the U.S. is a banana. With their short shelf life and huge demand, importing bananas is a process that must run like clockwork.
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Mangos from Haiti are among the sweetest and most flavorful on the market. So it’s no coincidence that Fair Trade Certified™ mangos have strengthened Haitian farmers’ economic security and given them hope, particularly after the earthquake.
This guest blog post comes to us from our very own Miguel Zamora, the Director of Coffee Innovation and Producer Relations at Fair Trade USA. Miguel is focused on creating opportunities between buyers and coffee-growing communities around the world. In this post, Miguel interviews a farm worker from Colombia, highlighting Eliovar's experience at the Specialty Coffee Association of America last April.