AeroFarms Named One of TIME’s Best Inventions of 2019

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News, Greentech

We’re one of TIME’s Best Inventions of 2019!

Today, 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 AeroFarms, one of six winners in the Food & Drink category and the only farm included on this year’s list.

“We at AeroFarms are incredibly honored to be recognized by Time for our pioneering work in indoor vertical farming and food,” says Co Founder & CEO David Rosenberg.  “We are transforming agriculture and importantly providing locally grown, safe, nutritious, and delicious produce. The AeroFarms culture is one of constant innovation – growing over 800 varieties of plants, improving quality, reducing capital and operating costs of our proprietary farming technology, and creating more and more commercially viable options for society.  We are working with great strategic partners and continue to welcome more on our journey, appreciating our ambitions are high and our impact is greater collaborating within the broader ag-tech and food ecosystems. As a Certified B Corporation, we are most proud of our world class mission-driven team including experts from safety, horticulture, engineering, operations, nutritionists, and data science, all helping to bring our mission of ‘growing the best plants for the betterment of humanity’ to reality.” Click here to read more

Microgreens Expansion Across Northeast

We’re excited to be able to provide our locally-grown and pesticide free retail brand Dream Greens throughout the Northeast region in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and beyond. Our recent expansion to major retailers including Whole Foods Market, ShopRite & FreshDirect has been incredibly well received and we look forward to continuing to expand our retail footprint.  Learn more about where Dream Greens are sold on our store locator here.

Grow With Us!

We’re calling all innovators, tech buffs, sustainability warriors, futurists & purpose-driven storytellers alike to join us on our mission to grow the best plants possible for the betterment of humanity. We are hiring for a wide variety of positions at our corporate HQ in Newark, NJ. Apply on our website at AeroFarms.com/grow-with-us