Fair Trade Certified rice farms can invest Fair Trade premiums to help convert to organic standards. The funds can bridge the gap when crop yields decrease during the transition to organic farming methods and cover the costs of organic certification.
Beans & Grains
The foundation of a healthy diet, Fair Trade beans & grains build a solid foundation for farmers and their families. In today's changing market, family farmers who have grown these crops for generations struggle to make ends meet. Fair Trade Certification assures that small farmers earn livable incomes and requires that soy, beans and legumes be grown sustainably. By buying Fair Trade beans & grains you support your health and do good for farmers.