Sri Lanka, famous for its tea plantations, coconut groves, and spice gardens also boasts a unique agricultural system called the Kandyan Home Garden, which has been practised for centuries by the indigenous Kandyan communities in the Central Highlands. The Kandyan Home Garden is a sustainable agricultural system that combines food crops, medicinal plants, fruit trees, […]
Goodfolks natural Kithul Treacle is sourced from a network of farmers that has a base of about 5000. The Sri Lanka Kithul Treacle is a blend of produce from different areas. The number of trees that is of an age suited for tapping (extracting the sap) is limited and spread over 18 districts across the island. This product features a blend that is primarily from the Rathnapura, Kegalle, Kandy and Badulla districts.
Goodfolks was therefore set up as an export oriented eCommerce platform to feature winning ideas (products) from Sri Lankan MSMEs. However, it is not the eCommerce platform that is the hero at Goodfolks. It is the process through which the uncut diamonds i.e., the products are refined and elevated to compete in the global marketplace.
The Goodfolks coconut range which includes coconut jam, coconut sugar and coconut treacle are USDA Organic certified, EU organic certified and have the FSSC 22000 certification. These low GI score (Glycemic Index) products contain healthy nutrients, (up to 17) amino acids and minerals. They are raw and unrefined with no artificial flavours, additives or preservatives. They are also gluten free and vegan.