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News You Can Use: ROOT’s August Newsletter

With our focus on supporting good food, summer is a busy time for us and our clients! Peak harvest time is coming up, so we’re tipping our hats to the agriculturists who work year-round to bring the farm to your fork. 🙌🏻👏🏻

Client Spotlight: Burroughs Family Farms

Benina Burroughs Montes runs Burroughs Family Farm, the first Regenerative Organic Certified® Almond Orchard in the world. Benina, her family, and her team are pioneering the way almonds are farmed. Click the button below to learn more about Burroughs Family Farms and regenerative agriculture.

August 6-12 is National Farmers Market Week and a great excuse to get to your local farmers market. If you’re in Colorado, check out this comprehensive list of Colorado farmers’ markets to find the one closest to you. 

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Christmas in August: Get Featured in Holiday Gift Guides

The holidays may be the last thing on your mind, but actually now is the time to pitch those holiday gift guides. This month’s “Christmas in August” blog post shares time-tested tips on how to get your products featured.

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OAK at Fourteenth’s New Chef

OAK at Fourteenth’s new chef Peter Ho (previously executive chef at Rioja) is a big fan of creating daily specials that showcase the fresh flavors of seasonal produce from local farms, and that, along with his wood-fired cooking skills, make him a perfect fit for the OAK team. Visit to make a ressie to try what’s seasonal and new on the menu for yourself! 

We’re Popping More Than Corks with This New Client

We’re pleased to welcome our newest client, Popzup Popcorn, to the ROOT family! Popzup is a New Hampshire-based artisanal popcorn company whose single-serve popcorn products are gluten free, eco-friendly, farm-grown, and non-GMO. 

Big news for Burroughs Family Farms! Their world’s first Regenerative Organic Certified almonds are now available on Amazon, and almond butters via Amazon and in select Whole Foods Market stores, which means that as long as you’re in the U.S., you can get them no matter where you are!  

Learn more about the world’s first Regenerative Organic Certified almond orchard, Burroughs Family Farms, at, in this Modern Farmer article, and in this feature piece from Modesto Bee. 

ROOT Out & About

Emily’s camping/hiking adventures

Megan visited Crested Butte during peak wildflower season

Kuvy and friends doing some foodie travel and exploration in Italy

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News You Can Use: May Newsletter

ROOT's July newsletter shares good food events, big news at ROOT, details on how to pitch your products to Holiday Gift Guides, and other tips and tricks, as well as summer events and other food news.

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Top 5 Hottest Culinary Events in the Country

For restaurants and chefs, getting out of the kitchen and attending national food events can be a fantastic opportunity to meet people, learn about trends, and gain and maintain a competitive edge in the culinary industry. Here are our top 5 recommendations for the best national food and wine events to consider attending!

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News You Can Use: May Newsletter

This month we share a blog that explains what affiliate marketing is and why you should care, as well as late spring events and other food news…

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