Mastronardi Produce launches Backyard Farms lettuce from FL & CO- General News
Mastronardi Produce is launching a new locally-grown greenhouse lettuce line under its Backyard Farms brand that will support growers in Florida and Colorado.
Pure Flavor expands after acquiring nearby greenhouse- General News
Continuing its growth path fueling significant plans for expansion, Pure Flavor announces the acquisition of Cervini Farms C5 in Leamington, ON to add to its expanding portfolio of greenhouses and distribution centres.
Kroger to expand Gotham Greens greenhouse-grown produce to 1,000 stores- General News
By the end of 2023, Cincinnati-based Kroger plans to more than triple store availability of Gotham Greens-grown produce, and expand the company's other offerings to more than 2,000 stores.
Lakeside Produce files bankruptcy, owes $188MM- General News
Leamington, ON-based greenhouse grower Lakeside Produce Inc. filed for bankruptcy last week, owing $188 million (Canadian) to creditors.
Sollum raises $30MM for greenhouse tech growth- General News
Sollum Technologies has closed a $30 million financing round, including $25 million from Idealist Capital, a private equity manager that supports entrepreneurs at the heart of the energy transition and decarbonization, and $5 million from Fondaction, a partner of innovative Québec SMEs, and more specifically those with added social, environmental and economic value.
Local Bounti introduces lettuce wrap kit at Sprouts Farmers Markets- General News
Local Bounti Corporation, a breakthrough U.S. indoor agriculture company combining the best aspects of vertical and greenhouse growing technologies, announced the launch of its chef-inspired Asian Style Chicken Lettuce Wrap Kit, a restaurant-quality meal solution that is prepared at home in about 5 minutes, at 194 Sprouts Farmers Markets locations in California and Arizona.
Green Life Farms expands sales to 280 additional Publix locations- General News
Green Life Farms announced that its products can now be purchased at more than 550 Publix locations in Florida.
AppHarvest opens 60-acre Kentucky farm, completes $127MM sale-leaseback with Mastronardi Berea LLC- General News
The Campari tomato harvest is expected to kick off in Richmond, KY, in January.
Village Farms Fresh supports ‘Hope for the Holidays’ program- General News
Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida is working to provide healthy meals for kids and their families.
Revol Greens adds autonomous growing to U.S. greenhouses- General News
Revol Greens, the largest sustainable greenhouse lettuce grower in North America, has chosen Blue Radix, an independent Dutch autonomous growing specialist, to provide technology services to all of Revol's US-based greenhouses.