This is one of the profiles in an ongoing series covering next generation agriculture. We are seeing an increased trend for indoor farming across the United States and around the world. This is a positive trend given that local farming reduces adverse CO2 emissions from moving food long distances. If you would like us to review and profile your company, just let us know! Contact Us.
Company Profile: Naturescape Farm
Here is a great example of a microgreen production facility serving artisan chefs in the Colorado area.
Here is some of the “About Us” content: Naturescape Farm located in Black Forest Colorado provides cutting edge Micro Greens, Herbs, Petites, Shoots and Edible Flowers to Artisan Chefs and selected Speciality stores throughout Colorado. Our Artisan Chefs and Proprietors prefer locally grown micro greens because Naturescape Farm’s soil based organic growing methods produce flavorful and colorful products.
Busy Chefs rely on us year round to respond quickly to menu changes and customer demands. Our harvest and delivery schedule ensures the highest degree of freshness and a longer restaurant shelf-life. The taste appearance and aroma of your beef, wild game, pork, lamb, poultry, fish and vegetarian plates are enhanced with Naturescape Farm greens and herbs. Our micro greens are pleasing to the eye, highly flavored, aromatic and long lasting.
We are committed to supporting the local culinary community, and it’s endeavors to promote locally grown fresh produce. We have established a reputation for quality, service, flexibility, and reliability based on the taste and appearance of our products and our sensitivity to our customers needs. We are dedicated to producing a product of quality that you will not find elsewhere.
Here is the link to learn more: http://www.naturescapemicrogreens.com/
The urban farming phenomenon isn't slowing down any time soon. To date, the cost of man made lighting has been a barrier for indoor agriculture. A new generation of LED lighting provides cost effective opportunities for farmers to deliver local produce. Warehouses and greenhouses are both viable structures for next generation agriculture. Here is one example of next generation made in USA LED grow light technology to help farmers: Commercial LED Grow Lights.