Fair Trade in Action!: Columbian Banana Co-operatives The below article from The Guardian staff writer, Tim Adams, offers a view into how fair trade is actually making a difference in farmers’ lives. Adams asked the … Continue reading Fair Trade in Action!: Columbian Banana Co-operatives
The Tropics – Fair Trade Smoothie How can you feed your body and make a positive difference in communities all over the world? By supporting Fair Trade products with your food dollars! Try this tasty … Continue reading The Tropics – Fair Trade Smoothie
“Fair Trade appeals to our sense of fairness and common decency, and applies those values to the marketplace.” Fair trade seeks to change the terms for the products we buy, ensuring the farmers get a … Continue reading Why buy Fair Trade produce?
Sugar & Fair Trade Most imported sugar cane is grown by impoverished farmers in Central and South America, and Africa who are subject to a declining world market price, environmental degradation (regular herbicides and pesticide … Continue reading Sugar & Fair Trade
Sugar Information Of all the five primary tastes- salty, sweet, sour, pungent and bitter- sweetness is often said to be the most popular. According to ancient Chinese philosophy it is the ‘mother’ of all the … Continue reading Sugar & Nutrition