Canaan Fair Trade Estate Olive Oil Blenduser rating
Get your hands on it when you can—Canaan’s Estate Olive Blend olive oil sells out fast, and often. The newest addition to a line of gourmet olive oils, Estate is cold-pressed and processed in small batches, using olives grown from thousand-year-old trees in the Mediterranean. Partnered with the Palestine Fair Trade Association, Canaan Fair Trade sources it line of products from 1,700 small farmers comprising a network of nearly 50 cooperatives. With organic and Fair Trade certification, you get quality products with a conscience: The organization supports women’s cooperatives, funds scholarships for Palestinian youths and supplies micro-loans to poorer members of communities to learn to farm as well as trees to farmers whose lands have been devastated ...
About the Producer
Canaan Fair Trade
Canaan Fair Trade is a social entrepreneurship firm dedicated to artisan-quality products based in Jenin, Palestine. The company sources its agricultural products from a network of 49 cooperatives organized in the Palestine Fair Trade Association with membership of 1,700 farm families. Canaan products are certified Fair Trade, USDA organic and are found in specialty and organic shops throughout the U.S. and Europe. Canaan's olives and extra-virgin olive oils are highly prized for the wider impact they have on the producers' communities through Fair Trade practices. Other products include sweet and savory spreads, whole grain and hand-rolled couscous, and handmade za'atar.