Cacao Journal — Sustainability

Cacao Stewardship = Earth Stewardship 🌎

Jul 15 2019 0 Comments Cacao Cacao Ceremony Cacao Farm Direct Trade Health Impact Sourcing Sustainability

  How you and I relate to cacao is a microcosm of how we relate to issues spanning from the personal to the global. Ceremonial cacao is our sacred activism in response to the backwards ways of the chocolate industry. By choosing ceremonial cacao, we create a social and economic signal that we value: Ecological preservation, by supporting only small family farms using organic and permaculture practices to create thriving habitat for plants, animals, insects and human communities. Respectful relationships with indigenous farmers, shifting the paradigm of unfair labor practices and exploitative commodity prices paid to the majority of cacao...

Our Focus On Sustainability

May 22 2019 0 Comments Belize Cacao Cacao Ceremony Impact Packaging Sustainability

So of course, sustainable design has been a part of Firefly from the very beginning. Engaging in ritual with a plant for my own healing requires a mutually beneficial relationship, so operating with care for our planet is a must. In this issue, I will share more about what we're celebrating and what we're working on.