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Farmers Market Archive
Friday
Jul142017

Get to Know Fair Anita - New at the 2017 Mill City Farmers Market 

Cara Lahti and Anna Bottila (pictured below) debuted Fair Anita at the July 8 Mill City Farmers Market. The jewelry, clothing, cards and other items offered are fair trade products made by over 8,000 talented, yet marginalized, women in 16 countries. It's a wonderful feeling knowing you're helping someone earn a better life for themselves and their children when you wear, using or gift these items. Scroll to the end of this post to see a short video of Fair Anita's founder Joy McBrien explain how this organization came to be.

They will return to the MCFM on August 5 and September 2. You can also find them on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest.

July 8, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 8, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 8, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 8, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 8, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

Each tag lists the country that item was produced in. For example, the tag on the note cards pictured above states This product empowers women in Egypt.

July 8, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 8, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 8, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 8, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

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