Canadian diners want healthier meals, to fight climate change, and to support local farms. This is a challenge for chefs and struggling restaurants, but microgreens can be the answer. Ontario’s short growing season forces restaurants to import greens most of the year — not only losing nutrition from harvest-to-plate but also contributing significant greenhouse gas […]
Local Leaf Farms opened its first vertical farming facility today where the company will provide retail and foodservice providers with fresh, local produce.
Press Release GoodLeaf Farms is revolutionizing farming in Canada. A state-of-the-art, fully automated 45,000 sq. ft. vertical farm is now operational in Guelph, Ontario, promising Ontarians a safe and steady supply of local, pesticide-free greens year-round. “Canadians are demanding better, safer, healthier food and are getting behind their local farmers,” says Juanita Moore, executive director […]