Our mission is to build the capacity of the organic food trade to transition to sustainable business models. SFTA serves as a hub for businesses to learn, improve performance, communicate results, share common metrics and best practices. Thus, defining and driving excellence in environmentally sound, socially just business practices using a systems-based approach.
Sustainable Food Trade Association membership provides companies with support and resources to integrate sustainability knowledge and practices in their operations. These efforts help members achieve their sustainability goals and differentiate their business.
SFTA offers two kinds of services tailored to your needs – consulting and in-office sustainability trainings. Look towards SFTA for additional help with your sustainability programs!
- SFTA 2015 Member Sustainability Progress Report now available! The compiled results of 22 SFTA member reports submitted in 2014 plus vignettes of innovative initiatives highlight the positive impact of strong sustainability program. View the report and infographic here.
- Confused? In a conundrum? SFTA offers customized services! SFTA offers two kinds of services tailored to your needs – consulting and in-office sustainability trainings. Members receive discounted rates or fees
- Sign-on to support student loan forgiveness for farmers. The National Young Farmers Coalition has organized a campaign to urge Congress to include farming as a public service under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. Sign on here.