Fair Trade Certified products are made with people and planet in mind. Rigorous social, environmental and economic standards promote safe working conditions, protect the environment and empower communities to build thriving businesses.
The Rainforest Alliance works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior. The health of the land is linked to the wellbeing of those who depend on it for their livelihoods.
The USDA provides leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues based on public policy, the best available science, and effective management. Certification provides economic opportunity through innovation.
OU Kosher provides kosher certification for over 1 Million products in more than 8,500 plants worldwide. It is by far the world’s largest kosher certification and kosher supervision agency. The OU is one of the world’s best-known kosher trademarks.
Brazil has lead the world in coffee production for over 150 years, nearly monopolizing production in the 1920s with 80% of the world’s coffee production. Almost all of Brazil’s production of coffee is dry processed, also called natural processed. Even though Brazil is responsible for 25-30% of the world’s coffee, most farms are less than 10 hectares in size. This offering comes from the family owned Sitio Posses, which is located in the southern portion of Minas Gerais and near the border of the state of Sao Paulo.