Planting Naturals works with a network of over 9,000 smallholder farmers – and this relationship is an essential part of our business practices and for producing the highest quality palm oil. The oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) is native to West Africa and has been used for culinary, medicinal, and cosmetic purposes for millennia. Due to […]
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We are happy to announce that, as of the 13th of July, the operations at Goldtree S.L. Ltd have achieved RSPO certification. This means that we at Planting Naturals can offer palm oil products from Goldtree that adhere to the standards of the RSPO. By adhering to this standard, it demonstrates that the palm oil […]
At Planting Naturals we understand and appreciate the enormous threat to human and natural systems as a result of anthropogenic climate change. Therefore we continuously monitor and strive to significantly limit our greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, whilst also contributing to carbon sequestration through indigenous forest protection and organic and regenerative agricultural techniques. The agricultural industry […]
BACKGROUND STORY In 2014, Natural Habitats Sierra Leone took over an existing land lease from WAA2, covering the entire Makpele Chiefdom in Pujehun District, Sierra Leone. It quickly became apparent that not all communities were happy with the existing lease and that negotiations lacked free, prior and informed consent of all stakeholders. Natural Habitats immediately started […]
Natural Habitats COO Kevin Godlington discusses the importance of soil health on the Huffington Post blog. http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/kevin-godlington/sos-save-our-soils_b_18035094.html?