#17 - Tucker Garrison @ Imlak’esh Organics & CHi Foods
ReGen Brands PodcastFebruary 03, 202300:58:44

#17 - Tucker Garrison @ Imlak’esh Organics & CHi Foods

AC and Kyle chat with Tucker Garrison of Imlak’esh Organics & CHi Foods.
These two organizations are supporting regenerative agriculture through a variety of superfood offerings from Imlak’esh and the first-ever certified organic plant-based meat from CHi Foods. In this episode, we learn about Tucker’s journey living with and learning from various indigenous peoples and how it inspired him to start a CPG company. We learn about the Sacha Inchi nut, which is a regenerative, perennial superfood that powers both of these brands. Tucker is a true joy to spend time with, and we’re excited to get 2023 started off with him as our first guest

Episode Highlights:

🤕 How Tucker’s childhood migraines led him to change his diet
🌎 Tucker’s journey living with and learning from indigenous peoples
🎁 How the name Imlak’esh was gifted to him and what it means
🤝 Building an “ethical bridge” between farmers and a global marketplace
💪 What is the Sacha Inchi nut and why is it a superfood?
🤔 The inspiration behind launching CHi Foods
⚡ How they turn Sacha Inchi nuts into plant-based meat
🤤 Why food has to taste good to change the world
👀 What is in the CHi Foods product pipeline
🥳 How “throwing a better party” will lead to more market share


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