Create an Origin Profile
If an Origin profile for your product does not yet exist on Yellow Seed, you must create one before creating a Product Profile so that buyers can learn more about where your product comes from.
Before you begin uploading information about the Origin, please check that you have the following required information"
At least 1 picture of the Origin. It is ideal to have 5-10 pictures of the farm, cacao trees and pods, fermentation and drying facilities, and the people and farmers involved. Learn more about photos here.
Name of Origin
Origin type (Individual farm, Cooperative, Association, Non-profit Farm/Farmer Group, or Other)
Number of farmers
Summary description of the origin (a paragraph about what makes this Origin unique and interesting)
Location (Enter address, GPS coordinates, or drop a pin on the map)
Current production capacity (range in kg or metric tons)
Project production capacity next year (range in kg or metric tons)
Total area of cacao in hectares
Forested conservation area in hectare
Total area of other crops in hectares
In addition, you may want to have the following optional information available:
Vision (paragraph about what this Origin would like for their future)
Challenges (paragraph about the difficulties this Origin is facing)
Tags or keywords (choose from the ones available or write your own)
Year operating since
Links to Facebook and Twitter pages
Other crops grown such as coffee, bananas
After an Origin Profile is created, the next step is to create a Product Profile.