Here we grow: Growing our farmpreneur business

We need to remind ourselves our mission is not just to make lots of money (mission not accomplished!) but to bring good, healthy food, to local people, educate on nutrition and how to incorporate microgreens and healthy foods into their diet. Above all, we champion the importance of supporting local growers, makers and entrepreneurs. It’s vital to the local community and economy

##DrinkGreentoHealth

Here we go – cold and flu season 2018-19. I’ve heard it said, “Medicine is sick care. Food is healthcare.”  True words.  This recipe for ##DrinkGreentoHealth may just help you this winter with your “healthcare.” For the most part, I feel most of us are a work in progress, taking progressive steps towards a healthier Keep reading

Season’s Best Microgreen Salad

A fresh, salad you’ll want to make often while fresh garden veggies and local berries are readily available. Make sure you have The Greensted Medley Salad Pack on hand. Print Recipe Season’s Best Microgreens Salad Take advantage of locally grown, super fresh garden veggies and berries. This is a great lunch or dinner salad, Add Keep reading

The Cure-All Smoothie

Flu? Cold? Spring fever? This power-packed smoothie will get you going. Combining the best of three microgreens, with the sweetness of banana and mango, it’s a winner.  The Cure-All provides vitamin C from the Pea shoots, folate, riboflavin, potassium and magnesium in the radish, all of which help boost your immune system fighting powers. The Keep reading

Microgreen and Kale Zesty Pesto

Haven’t pulled out that food processor for a while? Dust it off and mix up a batch of this flavorful pesto.  You can mix this microgreen and kale pesto into your favorite pasta, spread it on pizza, add it to vegetables, and so much more!   Here is what you’ll need. Be sure to use Greensted Keep reading

Sunflower Guacamole – the power of green

Microgreens have been used for a dozen or more years by chefs and culinary artists. Primarily seen as a “garnish” or bit of beauty or flavor pop on a plate, microgreens are emerging as a food and nutritious entity all their own. It’s exciting! More recipes and ideas are emerging frequently that you and I Keep reading

#Tastespring

It’s been a long Minnesota winter. Dean says it’s been a “normal” winter. Maybe all this snow and moisture will lead to a fantastic spring and summer garden growing season. Greensted has had many opportunities and fun this past couple of months! Be sure to follow our Facebook and Instagram feeds for daily updates. First Keep reading