Fair Trade USA, has awarded Wholesum Harvest, Nogales, Ariz., with the Fair Trade certification.

The organic produce company received the certification because of its commitment to fair trade, fair labor practices, equitable compensation and environmental sustainability, according to a news release.

For a company to be Fair Trade Certified it must meet certain standards for social and environmental sustainability.

The Fair Trade Certified label will be on Wholesum Harvest branded

  • zucchini
  • European, mini European, and slicer cucumbers
  • green, yellow and red bell peppers
  • eggplant 
  • grape, vine ripened, beefsteak, cherry and roma tomatoes.