Over 35,000 pounds of Brazil Nuts were imported from Peru in 2009, providing the farmers with thousands of dollars in community development funds on top of the added income earned from the Fair Trade price.
Nuts & Oilseeds
Fair Trade producers use sustainable farming methods to bring you the very best almonds, cashews, peanuts, walnuts, sesame and olive oil. Fair Trade Certified allows small farmers to sell directly to international buyers. With the financial security of fair prices, nut and olive growers can focus on traditional farming methods that deliver the finest products possible. Social premiums are invested in community development and bring health care, education and a brighter future.