Things That Grow

Kale Bowl
Climate Action Starts In Your Salad Bowl

Food is one of the last topics we tend to consider when addressing climate change, yet it should be one of the first. As we kick off Climate Week NYC, we take a deep dive into the environmental and societal toll of our industrial food system, starting with the salad bowl.

Salad Chats
Back To School: Salad Chat Series

Join us Fridays in April for our virtual Salad Chats series! We’ll be interviewing food, health and wellness experts as we “eat lunch” virtually together. Join via Dream Greens’ Instagram Live Fridays at 12pm ET for quick lunch and learns answering your food, health and recipes questions.

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A Safer, More Delicious Salad with Dream Greens

Most salad greens in America come from the Salinas Valley in California, Yuma, Arizona, or Mexico. By the time the salad greens get to our bowls, they will have traveled thousands of miles and passed many hands and touchpoints including multiple storage and distribution facilities, processors and trucks, making it very difficult to trace where […]

Salad Chats
Virtual Salad Chats

Join us Fridays in April for our virtual Salad Chats series! We’ll be interviewing food, health and wellness experts as we “eat lunch” virtually together. Join via Dream Greens’ Instagram Live Fridays at 12pm ET for quick lunch and learns answering your food, health and recipes questions.

Q+A with Alina, Dream Greens by AeroFarms In-House Nutritionist

We sat down with our Dream Greens by AeroFarms Nutritionist, Alina Zolotareva, for a Dream Greens Nutrition FAQ below! What foods are immune-boosting? A healthy, balanced diet rich in immune-boosting nutrients is the key to a strong immune system. On example is that locally grown food is likely much higher in Vitamin C than anything […]

greens salad
4 Nutrients in Greens You Didn’t Know You Needed

Most of us know that leafy green vegetables like our Dream Greens baby salad greens and microgreens are nutritional powerhouses, chock full of nutrients that are important for keeping us healthy. You may already be familiar with Vitamins C & A (beta carotene), two essential nutrients found in high amounts in dark leafy greens, and also commonly seen on the nutrition panel of packaged foods. However, there are potentially thousands of health-enhancing vitamins, minerals and phytonutrients in leafy greens that are just as vital for our well-being.

kale brownie
5 Surprising Ways to Enjoy Greens

So here you have it: a few of this registered dietitian’s favorite things just in time for the holidays, inspired by my days as a kid with stubborn taste buds (it’s true), but with a health-supportive green twist.

pesticide-free Dream Greens microgreens
Why is Pesticide Free important?

Dream Greens are carefully grown indoors in a safe environment, so all of our delicious Dream Greens varieties are always pesticide free. Since there’s nothing to wash off or rinse, they are ready to enjoy straight out of the container. Pesticide-Free means it’s better for you & better for the planet (something we’re proud of as […]

AeroFarms Named One of TIME’s Best Inventions of 2019!

TIME revealed its annual list of the 100 Best Inventions that are making the world better, smarter and even a bit more fun, among which is our sustainable indoor farm AeroFarms! We’re so proud of our Dream Team of AeroFarmers for working hard every single day to grow local, safe, delicious food for our communities. […]

Bringing the Farm to the School (& making greens cool!)

by Frank Mentesana (Founding Director of EcoSpaces Education, Philips Academy Charter School in Newark, NJ).   I’m Frank Mentesana, Founding Director of EcoSpaces Education. I’ve had a deep connection to food my whole life. Growing up in an Italian family, let’s just say, we were “food focused.” If we weren’t eating, cooking or shopping for […]