Like most facilities, we have waste that we want to divert from the landfill. So we partnered with two local farms: Sunnyside Organic Seedlings and EcoVillage Farm. Just this year, Nutiva has sent over 8 tons of left over organic material from our manufacturing processes to these farms. This enables us to reuse a significant portion of our food waste and reduce the burden on the landfills. The farms use the organic material to feed animals and enrich compost piles, creating healthy, fertile soil.
Skipping pre-packaged foods and making your own version at home is an important step to cutting out harmful additives, preservatives and GMOs. Because we’re big believers in homemade, we’ve taught you how to make your own almond or hemp milk, garlic or onion powder and hummus. Now, we’ll show you how to make homemade, organic […]
The more we learn about the food industry, the more we may begin to feel overwhelmed about making healthy choices for ourselves, our family and the planet. Buck up! An important shift of your perspective could help you remember that you can be empowered to make great choices. One amazing way to reduce extra sweeteners, […]
These days, it’s hard to go a single day without purchasing something that isn’t pre-packaged. With news of every ocean housing a large patch of plastic, you may feel called to try to do your personal best to cut back on waste. We all know of reusable water bottles and reusable grocery bags, but how […]
Veterans all across America are returning from war with the same challenge – how to transfer their hard-earned leadership experience and industrious skills while transitioning back into society. Meanwhile, American farmers are confronting their own difficulties – high input costs, increased government regulation, and the exodus of the next generation of family farmers and ranchers. […]