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The Agriculture Disruptor: 'You Don't Need Overalls to Be a Farmer'

The story of how Alejandro Vélez and Nikhil Arora, founders of Back to the Roots, are bringing their grow-at-home mushroom and produce kits to Whole Foods, Petco, Nordstrom, and beyond.

Nikhil Arora and Alejandro Vélez weren't friends before they partnered together, but they quickly bonded over a single idea.