It’s always a rewarding experience meeting one of our fine producers in the flesh. Last week the chairman of the Highland Organic Agriculture Cooperative (HOAC) in Papua New Guinea, Daniel Kinne dropped in with some friendly Fairtrade representatives to Sacred Grounds for a meet and greet.
Way back in 1995, when I first started drinking coffee, I had no idea about what a good cuppa was supposed to taste like. All I cared about was that it was keeping me bright, alert, awake. If it happened to be bitter, then I’d just add a couple of heaped sugars and I’d be […]
Fairtrade Fortnight has arrived and it’s a great time to focus on just why we choose to support the Fairtrade. Does it really make that much of a difference? We would say a resounding YES! Fairtrade is famous for raising standards for communities, but how does it help the environment?