Clean Field Farming

Clean Field Farming™

It’s how we ensure our fruit & veggie purees are not only nutritious, but also wholesome and safe for every tiny tummy.

Our Ag Team

We are serious about growing food specifically for babies. That’s why we have a team of agriculture experts that work hands-on with the farmers who grow most of our crops.

Tracing Produce to its Roots

Grower Stephanie Kipp shares our obsession with tracking produce.
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Keeping Soil in the Family

Some soil can have naturally high levels of nitrates and heavy metals, which you don’t want in your baby’s food. That’s why we created requirements for growing our fruits and veggies that are among


Putting Babies First

Our Agriculture Team knows exactly how to grow for babies.

The Fanfare of the Harvest

Before harvest, our fruits and veggies are checked for taste, ripeness, color and firmness so they’re picked at just the right time to make the very best food for your little one. That way, they taste


Transporting Produce with Care

No detail is too small for the Gerber Agriculture Team when it comes to transporting produce.

Choosing the Right Seed

Gerber puts careful consideration into the seeds it chooses to grow the best fruit and veggies.
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Going Beyond Nutrition

We're partnering with TerraCycle to take our sustainability efforts to the next level through a national recycling program.

Some of our Top FAQs

Are Gerber® juices pasteurized?

Yes, Gerber® juices are pasteurized.

Are there formulas that are suited for supplementing breastfeeding?

All routine formulas provide complete nutrition and can be used for supplementing breastmilk. Gerber® Good Start® Gentle powder formula is an ideal choice for when breastfeeding moms supplement because it is made with probiotics, good bacteria also found in breastmilk that support digestive health as well as 2’-FL HMO.  2’-FL HMO is a prebiotic oligosaccharide similar to one of the HMO components found in breastmilk. Gerber Good Start Gentle formulas are also made with 100% whey protein partially hydrolyzed that is easy to digest. Formulas made with 100% whey protein partially hydrolyzed also promote softer stools –which may support a smooth transition to supplementing.

Can I feed cereal from a bottle?

We recommend that you do not feed cereal from a bottle, unless directed by your pediatrician. Feeding cereal from a spoon helps develop feeding skills.

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