Quebec City moves “Step by Step towards Fair Trade”

Photo: Photo courtesy of Fair Trade Resource Network

Three Fair Trade-certified producers are featured on the publicity for the 2012 World Fair Trade Day.

The present array of labels and certifications on products that appear earthy and seemingly good for you, the planet, and your neighbors' chickens, can seem overwhelming. During the first two weeks of May, the Fair Trade Fortnight, or Quinzaine du Commerce Équitable de Québec, offered Quebec City residents a closer look at what some of the labeling means.