Where do our flowers come from ?
Hundreds of millions of roses are imported into Europe specially for Valentine’s Day. They come from #Kenya, Ethiopia, and Latin America, usually from gigantic farms. Despite the effort put forth by some companies, working conditions in those farms are often appalling. Intensive irrigation strains #water resources. In #France, where clear labeling does not exist, it is impossible for the consumer to know the difference between a rose grown in sustainable conditions and one that is not. This (...)