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Sustainable Sourcing of Teas

Elyse Petersen

Tea vendors and consumers must make big decisions about which products to purchase and share. The consumer has been trained to trust the USDA Organic and Fairtrade label, but what is its true value for the producer. Read this article about how one tea retailer in the US is looking beyond the certification and making more sustainable sourcing decisions for her business. Learn more about farm-direct teas at

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  • Alessandra Rizzotti

    Interesting to see the producer perspective. I feel like having that badge of approval so to speak would help with profits. Or does it not?