About This Show
Produced by the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP), Uprooted follows stories that connect the dots between agriculture and trade. What might seem obscure and technical on the surface actually impacts every aspect of our daily lives. We want to unearth the fascinating hidden stories that trace their roots back to policy.
Most Recent Episode
Uprooted Episode 29: Peace Coffee goes out on its own!
5 days ago
IATP launched the first 100% fair trade organic coffee company in 1996. As the company has grown, we realized it was time to set it free to keep growing and doing good work. In this episode, Josh talks with Lee Wallace, long time CEO of Peace Coffee, who, along with her business partner, Kent Pilowski, has assumed ownership of the company. We're talking about how an unexpected shipment of coffee beans turned into a company run out of the IATP basement, to leading the way in ethical business practices as a Certified B Corporation.