What does "Fair Trade" mean?

Knowing your Farmers

Seeking the Source

It is important to only purchase commodities that have been deemed "Fair-Trade" or better. This means that efforts have been taken to pay farmers from developing countries higher wages than they would receive otherwise. Although "fairness" is merely a perspective, the truth of the matter is that this movement is a fantastic step forward in building a network of happy, healthy workers and products.

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