For Zoégas, Rainforest Alliance certification is a way of assuring the quality of the company's own sustainability work. The coffee they are selling, however, is in danger.
Kroger’s master floral designers craft the Garland of Roses, the prize given to the winning thoroughbred at the Kentucky Derby with Rainforest Alliance Certified "Freedom Roses," making a direct, positive impact for farming communities in Colombia, as well as helping reduce water consumption and pesticide use, and adopting climate-friendly agriculture practices.
Earth Day is one day each year that people are asked to reflect on how they impact the planet, but we can celebrate Earth Day every day, and invite its values into one of the most overlooked places in our lives-- the very floors we stand on.
As the effects of climate change become a growing concern, coffee production is increasingly impacted, but the Rainforest Alliance engages with producers in a variety of ways to adapt to and reduce climate change's effects. Learn more at our Sustainable Coffee Breakfast at SCA!