Every fall, farmers and workers utilize great skill and knowledge to harvest and process premium Rumi Spice Afghan saffron - known as one of the highest in quality in the world. Learn more about the 2020 saffron harvest in Herat.
For the past year, our team has been hard at work spreading the word about using spices as a force for good. In 2019 alone, our team witnessed an amazing amount of progress for the people of Afghanistan. This year, our team was able to employ and change the lives of a total of 3750 women in Afghanistan, most of whom are widows, and 335 Afghan farmers. We couldn’t do this without the continued loyalty and support of an amazing community like you.
May 5th marks a very important day in our company’s history. No not Cinco de Mayo! (Although that is a fun holiday to celebrate with good food and drink). May 5th marks the anniversary of when our team appeared on ABC’s Shark Tank. In honor of our Shark Tank anniversary, read a recap of our episode, learn what the Rumi Spice team has been up to after Shark Tank, and find out about our newest investment!
Expo season is well underway! At the start of March, our team had the pleasure of attending and exhibiting at Expo West out in Anaheim, California while most recently our team attended Good Food Expo at UIC.
May means spring sunshine, warmer weather, and Mother’s Day! If you are looking for fun and creative ways to celebrate Mother’s Day, check out five activities perfect for your Mother’s Day celebration.
In honor of Earth Day on April 22nd, we are taking a closer look at sustainable farming. More commonly referred to as sustainable agriculture, the goal of sustainable agriculture is to meet society’s current food and textile needs without compromising the same needs of future generations. Every person involved in the food system (i.e. farmers and growers, food processors, distributors, retailers, consumers and waste managers) can all play a role in ensuring we maintain a sustainable agricultural system, including you!