Posts Tagged ‘farmers’

Puratos launches new agroforestry initiative

Puratos' new initiative will support cocoa farmers

Global chocolate, bakery and patisserie ingredients expert, Puratos, has launched a new agroforestry project, in partnership with PUR projet. The new initiative forms part of Puratos’ in-house Cacao-Trace scheme; a sustainable cocoa sourcing programme supporting cocoa smallholder farmers. It also aids Puratos’ efforts to ensure its business operations are carbon neutral by 2025. The agroforestry…

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Certified coconut oil delivered to farmers in Philippines and Indonesia

coconut oil

A major joint initiative between BASF, Cargill, Procter & Gamble (P&G) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) has established a certified coconut oil supply chain to assist farmers in the Philippines and Indonesia. The move is significant given the fact that such oils are widely used within confectionery and bakery product ranges, with…

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