Regenerative agriculture practices are increasingly being adopted as multiple food crises appear around the world. Preservation of the environment is a necessity to protect the soil that gives us life-sustaining crops. New technologies in this field are being adopted by more companies with a social conscience. This is good news for emerging companies that specialize in the products and tools to practice this type of agriculture and livestock. It is also an area that has caught the attention of investors looking for companies with the potential for rapid growth and success in the years to come. Here are 5 companies that are leading the way in regenerative agriculture for your consideration.
Akua is a company that specializes in the production of food products using regenerative agricultural methods. Their specialty product line is Seaweed Jerky which is made from sea vegetables grown on regenerative ocean farms and shitake mushrooms. The food produced by Akua is in the negative carbon category. Kelp Jerky is a healthy alternative food that is low in sugar, high in fiber, and high in protein, intended as a snack for those who are health conscious. Sea vegetables come from a variety of regenerative ocean farms established in the US Northeast Coast region. Ocean farms do not require the use of land or soil, no feeding or fertilization is required, and no fresh water is required for grow crops. Kelp acts as a natural filter for nitrogen and carbon found in the water. Materials needed for production add more jobs to the economy of cities near ocean farms.
4. New leaf tree syrups
New Leaf Tree Syrups is a company that specializes in the production and marketing of USDA organic syrups and regeneratively grown tree syrups for human consumption. Products include beech, birch, maple, and other types of tree syrups. It is a leader in the production of plant-based syrups with the widest variety of product options. The company supports a biodiversity forest crop of syrups with seasonally foraged specialties that include wild leeks and violins, among others. It is one of the most unique syrup producers that follows regenerative agricultural practices.
3. Bluebird cereal farms
Bluebird Grain Farms is a producer and marketer of certified organic vintage grains, whole grain artisan blends and freshly ground flour. They offer a variety of product lines such as Emer, Einkorn, Red Spring Wheat, White Spring Wheat, and Rye. Many of the beans produced are difficult to find elsewhere. Regenerative processes used in the production of raw materials include agricultural practices such as natural weed control, planting bodies that build organic matter, incorporation of grain straw into the soil, and temporary tillage to control weeds. The grains are stored in old-world designed wooden barns that are custom built to keep mold and rot at bay without the need for chemicals. This new approach to the production of cereal products is among the most unique we have seen. It has the potential to catch on and become a major force in the food industry grain and flour niche.
2. Children of serenity
Serenity Kids is a baby food production company with its products packaged in shelf stable squeeze bags. All food produced is certified organic. Serenity Kids uses ingredients that are only sourced from family farms using regenerative farming techniques. The practices improve soil microbial health while reducing water runoff and stifling carbon development. All meats used in food are humanely raised. Other ingredients include clean-labeled fruits and vegetables that do not contain allergens or grain fillers. This is a new and unique food processor that addresses children’s health while supporting practices that help protect the earth with regenerative methods to grow the ingredients they use to make their products. It is a company that is making a difference by taking steps to join the effort to promote health and sustainability for the world in which we all live.
1. Force of nature
Force of Nature is a unique company that specializes in the sale of products …