Boom Algae

“I try to pay this forward when I can, and even that can lead to exciting new opportunities. It makes me think of something that happened this year, when MCN …

Back to the Roots

Erin Jones caught up with Jared about Back to the Roots, and their success in reconnecting people to the food they’re eating. When did you meet WJF?  Back to the …

AlterNative Ice-Cream

Brenda Quiroz-Maday entered a plan for “AlterNative” into our competition in 2009. That company is no longer operating. Are you currently running / working with a mission-driven business? What is it called?  …

Groundit

Groundit is a Canadian company that cuts down the amount of coffee ground waste generated during the brewing process.  The company transforms this waste into high-quality compost. By combining the …

Misfit Juicery

MISFIT Juicery addresses the problem of wasted food by buying “ugly” fruits and vegetables that would otherwise have been trashed because they are the wrong size, shape or color for …

Fargreen

Fargreen

Fargreen, a Vietnamese company, sells high-quality branded mushrooms that are grown from rice straw. Their products are sold online, and through local and internationals markets. The Founder, Trang Tran, is …