How will we know we are successful?
Yellow Seed aims for the following outcomes:
- Producers have the ability to make more informed choices and encourage an entrepreneurial approach to business.
- More smaller buyers are able to participate through coordination of shipments.
- Origins secure short- and long-term sales contracts at a fair price.
- Yellow Seed verifies price paid to farmer and progress made on goal.
- Yellow Seed captures the dialogue and process for how producers at origin and organizations create agreements around price and impact. This process informs how Yellow Seed can facilitate a process to surface a set of common indicators over time.
- Improves awareness of how buyer actions and stakeholder support can contribute to meaningful impact at origin and Origin-directed goals.
- Other Product Hosts offer products on Yellow Seed related to this origin.
Indicators of success:
6 MT of cacao sold
# of farmers and farmer families benefited
Origin-directed environmental and social indicators
Farmers at origin receive a fair price for product and impact