Hands-Free Cultivation at Fresh Local Produce of Ohio
Press Release April 6, 2020
Green Automation has completed another project in the USA. The installation of Green Automation’s fully automated growing system at Fresh Local Produce in Hudson, Ohio was completed early 2020. Fresh Local Produce is selling under the brand “Free! Leafy Greens”.
When deciding what growing system to use, Fresh Local Produce looked at yield numbers, plant density, labor efficiency and the costs involved to achieve an economically viable operation. The Green Automation fully automated growing system with moving open-gutters achieves the highest plant density and operates efficiently on a commercial scale. Fresh Local Produce also choose a strategic location for their greenhouse allowing for efficient distribution and low energy costs. The site also offers opportunities for future expansions.