Ownership: Not-for-profit group of 24 communities, with profit sharing for laborers
Labor: 2,800 women in the rural north of Ghana
Products: Baobab (gathered, processed)
Harvest Season: January – April (baobab)
Shelf Life: 3 years (baobab powder, oil)
Quality: Each batch of powder is screened by hand by managers of the organization. Skilled manual techniques are used to process products. Training and extension services are provided by a Netherlands-based non-governmental institution and international buyers.