Monday, 19 March 2012

Fair trade Apple and Blueberries

APPLE
Organic Apples are grown in Argentina’s Rio Negro Valley, where wonderful growing conditions unite with clean, nutrient rich Patagonia water to create tasty fruit. Enjoy fresh or dried as a snack, or use in your most wanted apple pie, crisp, cake and applesauce recipes. Apples are a big source of Vitamin C and antioxidants and studies imply that eating apples may condense the risk of some forms of cancer.

Social Facts

Social Premiums Generated: Beginning January 2008

Producing Region: Rio Negro Province, Argentina

Producers: 1

Workers: 15permanent / 45 temporary

Certification: Fair Trade
BLUEBERRIES
These fresh, juicy blueberries are grown in the rich soil of Argentina’s Tucuman district. Wonderful as a top on your morning cereal, pancakes and desert or to enjoy as a healthy morning day snack. Blueberries are among the healthiest foods on the planet and contain antioxidants and other photochemical, which may help decrease the risk of cancer and other diseases. as well, blueberries are high in manganese as well as vitamin K.

Social Facts

Social Premiums Generated: Beginning January 2008

Producing Region: Tucuman, Argentina

Producers: 1

Workers: 109 permanent / 255 temporary

Certification: Fair Trade Certified.