Kinghaven Farms to supply Ontario with greenhouse grown lettuce

Hortidaily, June 20, 2023 “Many big CEA players are opening US-based facilities now, intended to service the US market, but here in Toronto, we still primarily eat west coast lettuce. It’s expensive and old, an issue that has been bothering me personally for a while.” Speaking is Jay Willmot, President at Kinghaven Farms. He’s hoping […]

6% more gutters in growing system thanks to Germination Towers

Germination Tower

Hortidaily, June 12, 2023 Green Automation has started the manufacturing of the Green Automation Germination Towers. The Green Automation Germination Tower is the latest product designed and engineered to further boost the productivity of our growing system. The product will be introduced at GreenTech Amsterdam. “During the short germination phase, when the plants need neither […]

Montreal-based Lufa Farms opens up first indoor farm

Produce Grower, May 16, 2023 The farm is located in the former home of Sears in Montreal. Lufa Farms, the Montreal-based grower, has opened its first indoor farm. Previously, the company grew produce in rooftop greenhouses.  The farm is located in the Saint-Laurent borough of Montreal in the former Sears headquarters. It uses technology from […]

How this Virginia microgreen grower landed a Kroger deal

Dailyprogress, March 23, 2023 Leafy greens in packages with the tagline “Grown with love in Goochland County VA” will soon hit store shelves across the Mid-Atlantic now that a local company has completed a deal with a mainstream grocery brand. Ready-to-eat containers of Goochland-based Greenswell Growers’ locally grown leafy microgreens, such as romaine and arugula, […]

US: Indoor grower adds four new regional salad greenhouse hubs

Hortidaily, March 2, 2023 BrightFarms is expanding with four new regional greenhouse hubs offering sustainably grown leafy greens to more people across the Eastern and Central U.S. The new locations will begin shipping to retailers in 2024. “This expansion is expected to set BrightFarms up for 10x revenue growth”, the company says.  Construction is underway […]

Introducing Earthbound Farm – Greenhouse

Earthbound Farms, 2023 Locally grown greenhouse greens At Earthbound Farm, we are passionate about farming the finest veggies while respecting the ground that feeds us.Utilizing innovative greenhouse farming, our Earthbound Farm Greenhouse blends add unique flavor and crunch to the Earthbound product family while farming closer to you than ever before. While our field-grown organics […]

AppHarvest announces fall planting progress for salad greens, strawberries and tomatoes as it works to quadruple farm footprint this year

Globe Newswire, Sept. 20, 2022 MOREHEAD, Ky., Sept. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AppHarvest, Inc. (NASDAQ: APPH, APPHW), a sustainable food company, public benefit corporation and Certified B Corp building some of the world’s largest high-tech indoor farms to grow affordable, nutritious fruits and vegetables at scale while providing good jobs in Appalachia, today announced […]

Meijer Grocery Chain Fuels Product Expansion of Revolution Farms 

GPN, May 19, 2022 Revolution Farms, a controlled-environment-agriculture, hydroponic lettuce farm in Michigan, is partnering with Grand Rapids-based retailer Meijer to expand its offerings year-round across the retailer’s six-state footprint. The products include cut, whole leaf, and whole head lettuce varieties, as well as the cut lettuce for all of the retailer’s fresh, ready-to-eat salads, […]

US (VA): New $17 million hydroponics greenhouse officially opened

Hortidaily, Nov 1, 2021 After planning and developing for several years, Greenswell Growers’ $17 million, 77,000 square feet greenhouse, based in Goochland, Virginia, opened on October 29th. The greenhouse will be producing baby leaf greens hydroponically to supply retailers in Virginia and the mid-Atlantic region and support food banks All photo credits: Greenswell Growers’ Facebook By producing […]

Taylor Farms Announces Investment with Pure Green Farms, PR Newswire

PR Newswire, Aug 24, 2021 SALINAS, Calif., Aug. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Taylor Farms enters the greenhouse growing market with an investment in Pure Green Farms. This expansion into greenhouse grown fresh offerings will complement Taylor Farms’ existing 122,200 crop acre field grown program and 16 salad producing facilities across North America.   “We’re excited to venture into […]