Co-founders of superfood supplement brand Ancient Nutrition achieve Regenerative Organic Certified™ status on their farms

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Former founders of nutrition, Jordan Rubin and dr. Josh Ax Farms are the first to become certified organic regenerative in the United States Tennessee and Missouri

NASHVILLE, Tenn., September 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — old food is proud to announce the completion of Certified Organic Regenerative™ (ROC™) for farms owned by their founders, Jordan Rubin and dr. Josh Ax in Tennessee and Missouri. With this monumental certification, Ancient Nutrition, through the RANCH projectSM, will lead strategy and operations on the very first ROC farms in their respective states. Ancient Nutrition and its founders proudly join Gaia Herbs as two of three dietary supplement brands to earn this distinction.

ROC by the Regenerative Organic Alliance (ROA) is a revolutionary new certification for farms, foods, fibers and personal care ingredients that goes far beyond current organic standards and assures consumers that their purchase is having a positive impact. at all levels: environmental, ethical, and social. ROC is a holistic agricultural certification that ensures farms and products meet the highest standards for soil health, agriculture, animal welfare and social equity.

The Tennessee the farm is named The Center for Regenerative Agriculture, which is both the headquarters of Ancient Nutrition and its RANCH projectSM. This initiative emphasizes the company’s commitments to regenerative agriculture, nutrition and climate health. The RANCH projectSM supports Ancient Nutrition’s mission to heal the earth, feed the world, and transform the health of every person on the planet with the most powerful superfoods in history.

“The global standards for regenerative organic certification represent the pinnacle of environmentally sound farm operations which, if widely implemented, will take our food supply far beyond organic,” said Jordan Rubin, co-founder and CEO of Ancient Nutrition. “As operators of the first ROC farms in the States of Tennessee and Missouri, we aim to establish a legacy of health and hope for the team members, partners and customers of Ancient Nutrition. With our “open source” research projects, we aim to inspire dozens, if not hundreds, of farmers to follow suit.”

Ancient Nutrition relies on organic farms for many of the ingredients used in their products, including ingredients grown on their farms, on over 130 acres in Tennessee and over 4,000 acres in Missouri. Today, the company is making progress towards creating supplements that can be fully certified organic regenerative.

“When Gaia Herbs achieved its Regenerative Organic Certification designation for our 350-acre farm, we took our commitment to planetary health and organic farming to a new level. This certification signifies a commitment to the health of the earth as well than the health of the people who handle the herbs we grow,” said Alison E. Czeczuga, Director of Social Impact and Sustainability at Gaia Herbs. “We are excited to advance and promote ROC principles with our friends at Ancient Nutrition, who have pioneered regenerative agriculture and are making a positive impact on the world.”

ABOUT ANCIENT NUTRITION

At Ancient Nutrition, our mission is to transform the health of every individual on the planet with the most powerful superfoods in history. Our belief in superfoods goes beyond supplements. We have a responsibility to take care of the environment. That’s why we dedicate 1% of all our revenue to RANCH projectSM, our commitment to regenerative agriculture, nutrition and climate health. We are partners with the Rodale Institute to continue our efforts to heal the planet, and we are CarbonNeutral® certified. For more information and to shop online, visit nutritionancien.com.

ABOUT REGENERATIVE ORGANIC CERTIFIED™

Regenerative Organic Certified™ (ROC™) is a revolutionary new certification for food, fiber and personal care ingredients that assures buyers that their purchase is having a positive impact on all levels: environmental, ethical and social. ROC farms and products meet the highest standards in three pillars: soil health, animal welfare and social equity. The ROC is overseen by the nonprofit 501(c)3 Regenerative Organic Alliance. https://regenorganic.org/

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