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The Emergence of Kelp Farming in the US from Spore to Plate
Ocean Approved

Consumption of seaweed food products in North America is growing. Phrases such as "kelp is the new kale" and "kelp, the superfood you should be eating" are appearing with increasing frequency in publications and media. Kelp is a nutritious superfood packed with essential vitamins, minerals, and iodine. The US market size is estimated at $300,000.

Sue Keller
Background photo: Kenai Range from Katchemak Bay.
Photo credit: Wonderlane, Seattle, WA.