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Nature Fresh sells original Ontario greenhouse facilities

Nature Fresh Farms has sold its first greenhouse facilities in Leamington, Ontario, to Chosen Fresh Farms Ltd., which will now supply Nature Fresh.

Bank of America finances growth for Little Leaf Farms

Devens, Mass.-based greenhouse grower Little Leaf Farms is entering expansion mode with the help of nearly $40 million from Bank of America.

Whiskey (barrel)-fueled sustainability at Nature Fresh Farms

Culled whiskey barrels from distiller Hiram Walker & Sons Ltd. is fueling growth in greenhouses at Nature Fresh Farms, Leamington, Ontario.

Red Sun Farms-JC Fresh partner to build greenhouse

A partnership between two Ontario greenhouse growers, Jim DiMenna of Red Sun Farms, and Jeremy Capussi of JC Fresh, is building a 27-acre greenhouse in Kingsville, Ontario.

Gotham Greens opens large greenhouse in Chicago

Brooklyn, N.Y.-based Gotham Greens has opened its largest greenhouse yet, in Chicago.

Nature Fresh celebrates 20th anniversary, adds employee benefit

Nature Fresh Farms, Leamington, Ontario, celebrated its 20th anniversary with a new benefit for its workers.

BrightFarms adding production in North Carolina

Hydroponic greenhouse grower BrightFarms’ next project is in Hendersonville, N.C., with a 280,000-square-foot facility estimated to produce up to two million pounds of leafy greens to retailers in the region.

Houweling’s defends greenhouse patent

A federal appeals court has ruled that the patent for Houweling’s UltraClima Semi-Closed Greenhouse is valid.

Rodolfo Spielmann joins NatureSweet as president and CEO

Rodolfo Spielmann is the new president and CEO of NatureSweet Tomatoes, San Antonio.

Gotham Greens adding capacity

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Gotham Greens has proven its ambitions beyond “cute,” says Viraj Puri, co-founder and CEO of the Brooklyn, N.Y.-based company.