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Reconnect with your family farm.

There’s a story to be told about farming, and we’re finding new and creative ways to tell it. From tending the land, to treating the crops, and finally delivering the harvest fresh to your kitchen or facility, we want to share this journey with you.

Northerly is committed to making the future of farming sustainable. That means we’re always looking for ways to make our products even more environmentally-friendly and further reduce our carbon footprint. 

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5 Reasons To Eat More Sustainable Rolled Oats

5 Reasons To Eat More Sustainable Rolled Oats

Mash. Mush. Porridge. Oatmeal. While it goes by different names, one thing stays the same: oats are a universally-loved breakfast food. And we’re only beginning to appreciate their physical and environmental benefits. Whether you take them hot or cold, sweet or...

Breaking FoodTech Stigmas: Fear of Food Is Nothing New

Breaking FoodTech Stigmas: Fear of Food Is Nothing New

Imagine being able to make dairy without cows. To produce enough egg whites to feed America without industrial chicken farms or meat without having to slaughter animals. Imagine growing nutrient-rich produce in urban centers without soil or sunlight. For some, this...

AgTech Trends to Watch for in 2020

AgTech Trends to Watch for in 2020

  At Northerly, we’ve seen the evolution of agricultural technology—or AgTech—firsthand for five generations. We’ve seen plenty of advancement over the years. From the open-air tractors where farmers contended with dust and the elements. All the way to the GPS-guided,...

The Role of IoT in Smart Farming

The Role of IoT in Smart Farming

​ You wake up and check your smartphone for the weather, the morning news, and your day’s schedule. When your alarm goes off, your thermostat reads your environment and adjusts to keep you comfortable. Using an app on your phone, you’re able to start the coffee...

Why Northerly Puts Grains Directly in Buyers’ Hands

Why Northerly Puts Grains Directly in Buyers’ Hands

When was the last time you shook hands with the farmer who grew your breakfast? If your answer is Never, you’re not alone. According to a 2011 nationwide survey by the U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance, consumers spend plenty of time thinking about food production,...

What Is Food Paranoia, and Is It Endangering the World?

What Is Food Paranoia, and Is It Endangering the World?

Even before 1864, when William Banting published his “Letter on Corpulence”—arguably the world’s first diet book—people around the world have been obsessed with health and diet. In 1028 AD, William the Conqueror touted his all-alcohol diet. Through the 70s and 80s, we...

Companies That Give Back: How Northerly Helps Feed the World

Companies That Give Back: How Northerly Helps Feed the World

There’s no doubt we’re living in a digitally connected era. It’s no longer enough to show up, log your time, and sign off for the evening. Today’s companies need to be engaged, not only with their communities but with local, national, and global social issues....

What Is Organic Farming, and Is It Really Better?

What Is Organic Farming, and Is It Really Better?

Tune into any news station, watch a daytime talk show, or skim through a clean living blog. One thing will become abundantly clear: there’s a war happening in agriculture. And according to most sources, organic farming is the underdog fighting corporate agriculture...

GMOs: Frankenfood or a Way to Feed the Future?

GMOs: Frankenfood or a Way to Feed the Future?

Tomatoes growing fish tails. Breakfast cereal coated in scorpion venom. Lab-grown salmon without bones. Or the infamous sight of a needle protruding from an apple. These are just a few of the images that flood the collective consciousness when talk turns to GMOs. For...

What is Sustainable Agriculture?

What is Sustainable Agriculture?

When you walk through the aisles of a modern, American grocery store, it’s easy to forget that food doesn’t just appear out of thin air. Today’s consumers have instant access to an incredible variety of produce, meats, dairies, and grains regardless of the season or...