Coconut oil is one of the most versatile products around. Made from organic virgin coconut and cold-pressed. Level Ground's coconut oil supports a cooperative of small-scale growers in Cebu, Philippines.
Trading Partner: SPFTC (Southern Partner and Fair Trade Center)
SPFTC is a Fair Trade organization focused on sourcing and processing fruits and artisan made items in Cebu, Philippines. SPFTC is development-oriented and is active in advocacy for small-scale farmers, offering programs in Fair Trade, post-harvest technology, product research and organic production.
Farmer Profile: SPFTC partners with 24 community farmers organizations in Cebu and 50% of these are coconut farmer producers. The average farm size of farmers producers is 0.25 hectares to one hectare. The majority of producers are landless and they lease the land they cultivate.
Description: This coconut oil has a sweet, coconutty flavour. We've found the best quality organic coconut oil and imported it directly from the Philippines. It's cold-pressed (below 49 degrees C).
Use in place of butter for your baking, melt over popcorn, add to curries. We've used it for furniture polish, hair care & skin lotion!