Ensures that coffee farmers receive a fair price for quality green beans. This then enables families to provide their children with proper nutrition and education. Fair Trade is essential for rural coffee communities around the world to afford the basic necessities of life.
No pesticides or harmful chemicals and long term a much better footprint on the environment. However more work is required to manage the crop. Coffee is usually grown as an under storey plant on steep ground. These ecosystems are very diverse but also prone to erosion and run off.