What we look for when we buy products.

Before purchasing a product, we consider the producer’s growing, manufacturing and packaging practices, their social responsibility, the value they place on ethical relationships, and the product’s contribution to health, vitality and well-being.

The qualities we prioritize

  • High quality
  • Organic
  • Non-GMO
  • Farm-direct
  • Fairly traded
  • Ethically sourced
  • Single sourced (from one family farm)
  • Identity preserved
  • From the Pacific Northwest
  • Transparent in origin and sourcing
  • Helpful to people and the planet
  • Does no harm to people, to flora, to fauna