All posts filed under Agricultural Supply Chain

  • How & Why to Buy Local
    January 22, 2021

    How & Why to Buy Local

    The Buy Local movement encourages people to buy food, products, and services originating from the local community.
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  • 3 Reasons To Source Local Supplies & Products
    January 20, 2021

    3 Reasons To Source Local Supplies & Products

    To consumers in many places, the label of local seems to be a more important consideration than the label of organic. Many consumers feel that local means fresher and healthier, and they are driven by the desire to support their local economies.
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  • Hands representing the supply chain connection
    January 4, 2021

    Producers Trust: Supply Chain Connection

    At its core, Producers Trust is about connecting people to their supply chain. We intend to leverage this heartfelt connection to inspire a global model that will empower farmers.
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  • Data validation of coffee product through StoryBird
    December 14, 2020

    3 T’s Behind a Product Certification: Trust, Transparency and Traceability

    Consumers rely on the certification logo on the product packaging to “trust” that this product satisfies their values and expectations as a consumer. The reality, however, which may not be known by many consumers, is that there is a trade-off between cost and oversight.
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  • benevolent-aggregator-alaffia-producers-market
    June 4, 2020

    Let’s Welcome the Benevolent Aggregator

    A Benevolent Aggregator is a processor, packer, or raw material collector that works in the best interest of its farmers as part of a holistic model.
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  • 3 Kings Export’s Charcoal Briquettes
    June 2, 2020

    3 Kings Export’s Charcoal Briquettes

    3 Kings Export has managed to create charcoal briquettes using coconut shells. Let's take a look at this zero waste and sustainable product.
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  • Franklin-Baker-Philippines-coconuts Producers Market
    May 19, 2020

    Producer Spotlight: The Franklin Baker Company

    The company’s origin story reveals how a seemingly insignificant transaction re-shaped the life and business of one man and his family, popularized coconut-based products in the U.S. and in so doing, essentially created a previously non-existent market.
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  • Impacting-Millions-of-Farmers Producers Market
    May 8, 2020

    Impacting Millions of Farmers

    It is clear to our team that digitizing archaic, decentralized value chains in emerging markets requires the complex organization and collaboration of key stakeholders. 
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  • Coconut-Farming-Philippines
    May 4, 2020

    Coconut Farming in the Philippines

    In the last decade, there has been a big focus on modernizing and optimizing the coconut industry in the Philippines, with an eye to truly supporting the local economies and producers directly involved in coconut cultivation.
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