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Planting trees, a step forward reforestation

Planting trees, a step forward reforestation

Madagascar offers a rich biodiversity: it has nearly 90% of endemic species. Over the past six decades almost 50% of native forests have disappeared*. The deforestation has worsened since 2005, threatening the biodiversity conservation. Besides, forest areas play a...

Fair for Life (FFL) Certification

Fair for Life (FFL) Certification

Fair for Life (FFL) certification, a certification in line with our respectful approach to people and the environment.
To meet the methods and standards of the FFL certification we have recruited our Fair for Life Certification Manager.
The first FFL-certified chain produces cinnamon that is also certified organic.

Clove Essential Oil: Crop 2020

Clove Essential Oil: Crop 2020

The 2020 crop for Clove Bud started in September in the South East region of Madagascar and production is foreseen to be low.   The season has been marked by heavy rains in May and June. Rain is very unusual during this period: it has been 40% higher than the...

COVID-19 – Madagascar

COVID-19 – Madagascar

Following a fresh outbreak of COVID-19 in Madagascar, strict lockdown in Antananarivo region is resumed. Only food, essential oils, masks and hand sanitizers manufacturers are allowed to maintain their production lines, exclusively during morning hours. Our priority...

Our Asset: farmer cooperatives

Our Asset: farmer cooperatives

Our field agents provide their technical competence to the farmers. We bring support and training, in particular for cooperatives structure. As a matter of fact, a cooperative structure allows raw materials producers to become more professional. This kind of...

Our Madagascar Ravintsara chain

Our Madagascar Ravintsara chain

As producer and supplier of Ravintsara essential oil, we observe an unprecedent craving for this essential oil, linked to COVID-19 pandemic. It is indeed well known for its antiviral properties. This products is actually under pressure and its prices are spiraling !...

CONTAINMENT – France

CONTAINMENT – France

All team members remain available, at home or at the office! More information: info@jacarandas-international.com