June 4, 2020
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.
June 2, 2020
3 Kings Export has managed to create charcoal briquettes using coconut shells. Let's take a look at this zero waste and sustainable product.
May 19, 2020
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.
May 8, 2020
It is clear to our team that digitizing archaic, decentralized value chains in emerging markets requires the complex organization and collaboration of key stakeholders.
May 4, 2020
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.
April 18, 2020
Reports of U.S. farmers throwing out harvests due to the food service value chain crash have increased dramatically over the past two weeks. The crops we’ve seen are mostly eggs, milk, meats, vegetables, and fruits.
April 3, 2020
In Panama, Simply Natural Farms shows what caring about your food really means. They cultivate a special kind of fruit delicacy, known as “14 Brix Melons.”
March 16, 2020
Previously, ZBNF farmers were treating their cashew trees with pesticides and fertilizers before every harvest in order to ensure a higher yield. Unfortunately, over the years the farmers observed that their trees had lost lustre and yields.
October 7, 2019
Papayas are a delicate fruit, and shipping them commercially to the United States from Mexico is not for the faint of heart.