For your convenience, our fresh salad greens are pre-washed in our state-of-the-art facility, and we take every step possible to ensure cleanliness and food safety
As long as they’ve been handled correctly and kept cold throughout the distribution process, Earthbound Farm greens should last until the “Best by” date on the package. Never use packaged greens after that date has passed. And no matter what the label date is, don’t eat any produce if it looks or smells bad. When […]
Are any Earthbound Farm products irradiated? How do you assure that this doesn’t happen to food brought in from other countries?
No. Our products are certified organic, and the USDA’s National Organic Program specifically prohibits the use of irradiation in organic food. All food that bears the USDA organic seal has been grown and produced in accordance with the USDA organic standards and certified by an accredited certifying agency, regardless of where it was grown.
Our citrus carries a post-harvest wax that’s approved by the USDA Organic Program, but we don’t use wax on any other Earthbound Farm organic produce. Some of our apples may have the appearance of being waxed, but this is a natural coating produced by the apple itself to retain moisture.
Our dressings are custom-made exclusively for Earthbound Farm and are available only in our salad kits.
Earthbound Farm believes everybody deserves safe, delicious and high quality food—it is what sustains and nourishes us, and what we eat can have a profound impact on our well-being, good or bad. That’s why at Earthbound Farm, the responsibility we have to provide you with safe, high quality organic food is one we do not […]