The sustainably grown kelp product further expands Ocean Spray’s functional ingredient and product portfolio.
“Cranberry Kelp Cubes offer a way to combine two powerful superfoods from regenerative farming practices that provide consumers with an easy way to enhance their daily diets and reap the health benefits of these nutrient-rich family-farmed ingredients. , high in antioxidants and non-GMO. Product ingredients include kelp puree, cranberry puree and cranberry seeds,” Atlantic Sea Farms said in a press release.
“Through this ingredient collaboration with Atlantic Sea Farms for the use of Cranberry Kelp Cubes, Ocean Spray is able to align itself with a company that lives at the forefront of sustainability and innovation, giving prioritizing family farm products and innovation while expanding opportunities for Maine. fishing communities,” said Katy Galle, senior vice president of research, development and sustainability at Ocean Spray Cranberries. “We are delighted to bring attention to the importance of regenerative agriculture, believing that good food should do good, and we are committed to increasing transparency and sustainability within the food system while creating “appetizing” and innovative products. »
Atlantic Sea Farms kelp is fresh, never dyed and sustainably grown in the cold, clean waters of Maine. The company is committed to having a powerful and positive impact on the health of customers and the oceans by developing products made from sustainably grown sea vegetables.
“We are working with fishermen in Maine to grow kelp in their off-season as a climate change adaptation and mitigation strategy. By making tasty, healthy, and easy-to-use fresh kelp products, we are helping to create a new, climate-friendly industry in the United States. We are proud to partner with Ocean Spray, a company that also puts its family farm community first, as well as the health and well-being of its customers and the planet,” said Briana Warner, President and CEO of Atlantic Sea Farms.