APAO- Asociación Productores Artesanal Orgánico Tierra Nueva
Fair Trade premium funds were used to deliver a food basket to each family on a monthly basis.
Farm and Processing Plant Improvements
In 2005 APAO used 30 percent of their Fair Trade premium on upgrading processing plants, sanitaries and storage units on the farm.
Help with Unexpected Losses
A mortuary fund was created for farmers in the case of an unexpected death in the family.