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: Salacia Farms
Here is a great example of a microgreen grower.
Here is some of the “About Us” content: At Salacia Farms we have perfected the art of growing microgreens. We learned from one of the experts in the industry here in Utah that has been growing microgreens for over 20 years. He helped us understand the best practices for our state and what varieties worked the best. The end result is some amazing greens that have an appearance and taste that will compliment many different foods.
Here is the link to learn more: http://salaciafarm.com/
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
For more information about Indoor Farming and the American Association of Urban Farmers, see: www.igrow.news