Sun, Aug 9, 2015 - 8:46pm

Regeneration: Global Transformation in Catastrophic Times

Small Farmers, Big Change
August 9, 2015

For years now, our small farmer co-op partners have been struggling to keep their land, continue farming, supply us with high quality products, provide food for their families, and earn a dignified livelihood.  They have to do this for the most part without support from public or private sectors.  Governments have generally disinvested in agriculture, particularly small scale agriculture, banks don’t lend to campesinos or small-scale co-operative enterprises, resources for training and technical assistance are virtually non-existent.

Fri, Aug 7, 2015 - 9:14am

Shell No!!! Equal Exchangers Join Arctic Drilling Protest on Portland’s Willamette River – Part II

Small Farmers, Big Change
August 7, 2015

Yesterday, Lincoln Neal wrote about last week’s arctic drilling protest on Portland’s Willamette River.  This morning we hear another account of the demonstration…. this time from one of the kayakactivists, Equal Exchange’s Meghan Huebner. 

Mon, Jul 27, 2015 - 10:09am

From Mexico to New Hampshire and Back: Coffee Sales Promote Solidarity & Climate Change Solutions

Small Farmers, Big Change
July 27, 2015

Last week our friends at the Coop Food Stores in Hanover-Lebanon, New Hampshire sent us these photos of a large display they have created to promote our exciting coffee partnership in which we attempt to link consumer coop members in New Hampshire, worker coop members at Equal Exchange, and indigenous small farmer coop members in Chiapas, Mexico.


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