Vendor Stories — culture

Level Ground Trading: creating local and international impact

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Level Ground Trading: creating local and international impact

Victoria-based Level Ground Trading builds relationships with farmers to support fair trade in the coffee industry.

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Woodfire Spice: bring restaurant taste to your home kitchen

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Woodfire Spice: bring restaurant taste to your home kitchen

A second-generation chef settled in Gabriola Island and now offers a wide-range of spices inspired by his passion for food and bold flavour.

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Fernwood Coffee Company: local café becomes community hub

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Fernwood Coffee Company: local café becomes community hub

Ben Cram owns Fernwood Coffee Company, a local café and coffee roasting shop that serves as a meeting place for the community

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