BEETNIK FOODS has introduced certified organic grass-fed beef meatballs. The meatballs are gluten-free, made from high-quality organic ingredients and created using sustainable and ethical farming practices. They are available from retailers that carry natural and organic products. In addition, the company has introduced two new SKUs of organic zucchini noodle offerings (known as zoodles): organic honey chicken with zucchini noodles and organic grass-fed beef Bolognese with zucchini noodles (www.beetnikfoods.com).
NUT BUTTER FILLED
MADE IN NATURE™ has expanded its Figgy Pop family creating Organic Nut Butter Filled Figgy Pops. This new product offers a creamy almond and cashew nut butter filling inside each fruit, nut and seed energy ball. The snacks are certified organic, made without GMOs, added sugars, sulfur, artificial additives, colors or flavors (www.MadeInNature.com).
KAMUT INTERNATIONAL has revamped its Kracklin’ KAMUT® snack made of the ancient grain KAMUT® brand Khorasan wheat, organic cold-pressed hi-oleic safflower oil, and sea salt. Contents in each bag adds up to 190 calories, 6 grams of fat, no sugar, and boasts 5 grams of protein. Use as a stand-alone snack, mix with salads, or add to fruits and vegetables (www.kracklinkamut.com).
ARDENT MILLS has added Organic Ultragrain® whole wheat flour to its organic product line. Offerings include both hard and soft varieties (www.ardentmills.com).
PERDUE FARMS INC. has rolled out a new organic chicken hot dog under its Coleman Organics brand. In June, Perdue said in its 2016 Company Stewardship Report that it was expanding its organic offerings by contracting with Maryland and Delaware farmers to grow certified organic chicken (www.perduefarms.com).
WHOLE MILK KEFIRS
SPRINGFIELD CREAMERY has rolled out four new organic whole milk kefirs to its line of Nancy’s Cultured Dairy products. The products are made with local organic milk from pasture-raised cows on Oregon farms. All flavors are lightly sweetened with organic nectar, and contain 11 strains of live probiotics. They are available in four 32-ounce flavors: plain, vanilla, blueberry and ginger peach (www.nancysyogurt.com).
BOB’S RED MILL has expanded its popular line of Oatmeal Cups to include organic options in four unique flavors. The cups are a healthy grab-and-go solution for cafés, college campuses, cafeterias, convenience stores and grocery retailers nationwide. The new products include Organic Classic Oatmeal Cup, Organic Cranberry Orange Oatmeal Cup, Organic Fruit & Seed Oatmeal Cup, and Organic Pineapple Coconut Oatmeal Cup (www.bobsredmill.com).
PLUSH ORGANIC TOWELS
GRUND AMERICA, manufacturer of organic home textiles, has added plush organic cotton bath towels to its popular line of organic bathroom rugs. Towels are color-coordinated with or complement rugs. The towels are made of 100 percent certified organic Turkish cotton and certified to the Global Organic Textile Standard (www.grundamerica.com).
TANIMURA & ANTLE has launched a year-round organic program. Its initial organic products included romaine hearts, artisan romaine, and artisan sweet Italian red onions. The latest new products to its organic line are celery and celery hearts, broccoli, and cauliflower (www.taproduce.com).
PACIFIC FOODS has introduced three savory varieties of organic crème fraiche soups—tomato, roasted red pepper and butternut squash—that are a vegetarian source of protein, providing 10 grams of protein per serving. They are also gluten-free. The company has also added organic duck bone broth and organic poultry bone broth (www.pacificfoods.com).
LUNDBERG FAMILY FARMS has launched its new Organic Grainspirations Arancini frozen appetizers in retailers nationwide. The certified organic gourmet rice bites are made with whole grain rice cooked risotto-style, then rolled into balls and covered with gluten-free brown rice breadcrumbs, and lightly fried. They are available in three varieties: Gouda & Mozzarella, Black Rice, and Gochujang (www.lundberg.com).
ORGANIC VALLEY has added organic ready-to-eat hardboiled eggs to its Good to Go snack line. The peeled eggs come from free-range hens that have access to pasture and are fed a certified organic diet. The eggs are sold in two-packs in convenience stores, food cooperatives, natural food stores and major grocery chains (www.organicvalley.coop). //
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