leafy greens

Duncan Family Farms receives Sustainably Grown Certification

Duncan Family Farms has earned the Sustainably Grown Certification, making it one of the first organic fresh herb, lettuces, greens and vegetable comp... continue reading »

Pure Green Farms facility in South Bend, Indiana

Pure Green Farms takes indoor-outdoor approach to leafy greens

Another year passes, and with it, a steady stream of news about greenhouses and other controlled environment agriculture (CEA) operations opening in t... continue reading »

Kronen introduces next-level produce de-watering system

Kronen is introducing a large capacity fruit, vegetable and leafy greens processing and advanced drying system line this year, the K850. The system... continue reading »

Tanimura & Antle adds two-count pack of Artisan Baby Iceberg

Tanimura & Antle has added a two-count retail pack of its Artisan Baby Iceberg lettuce to its product offerings. “We’re excited to intr... continue reading »

Soli Organic building 130,000-square foot farm in Washington

Soli Organic Inc., a large-scale, soil-based, certified-organic produce grower, recently announced it will build a new farm in Marysville, Washington... continue reading »

Vertical leafy greens producer Kalera merges with Agrico, moves to NASDAQ

Vertical leafy greens producer Kalera is merging with Agrico Acquisition Corp. As a result, Kalera will be publicly listed on NASDAQ stock exchange. ... continue reading »

Greens Spinach

New spinach gene discovery could lead to less gritty varieties

Most of us are familiar with “spinach teeth” — the harmless but gritty-chalky mouthfeel caused by the vegetable. A team of researchers from B... continue reading »

Wastewater treatment can help meet pollutant requirements

Fresh produce processors in the U.S. must meet wastewater effluent requirements for the EPA as well as National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System... continue reading »

FDA report on summer 2021 bagged salads salmonella outbreak released

The U.S. FDA has released a report on its investigation of the Salmonella Typhimurium outbreak that caused 31 reported illnesses and four hospitalizat... continue reading »

Indoor farming company Square Roots rebrands

Square Roots, a technology-enabled indoor farming company, debuted Dec. 15 a new brand identity that represents the company’s mission to responsibly... continue reading »