Maya Vinic - Unión de Productores Maya Vinic
Organic Production Program
Fair Trade funds paid for a technical assessment of the cooperative’s farms to judge capacity for organic production. Some farms have switched to organic production while others are in transition.
The cooperative's premium funds provide scholarships to high school students. When possible, each student receives 1,000 pesos per month.
Trucks and Computers
The cooperative purchased trucks and computers with Fair Trade premiums to improve production, quality and management.