Our spices come from farms, NOT factories and we source from the most passionate and knowledgable spice farmers and foragers around the world. Our spices are always sustainably sourced, NON-GMO all natural with no preservatives ever added. Our peppercorns are straight from Vietnam. Telicherry sourced from a small village in India. Gochugaru from sun-dried Korean chili peppers that will melt your face off. This is what separates Spicy Buddha from the pack.