Fair Trade is way of doing business that helps small-scale, family farmers and their communities thrive.
In developing countries it can take many middlemen to get food from farm fields to your table, and very little of the money you spend on food reaches the people who grew it. Fair Trade brings farmers closer to consumers and delivers more dollars back to farm communities.
Fair Trade includes:
Look for Fair Trade seals on many of our products, both imported and domestic.
For more information about issues around trade: