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: Sun Grown
Here is a facility dedicated to producing fresh microgreens.
Here is some of the “About Us” content:
Since 1984 Sun Grown has been a leader in growing and delivering the freshest, best tasting Microgreens, Sprouts, and Wheatgrass right to you.
Microgreens and Microherbs
Our Micros are grown year round. We offer a large variety of single item Micros and Micro Mixes. Our most popular is Rainbow; a colorful array of the day’s Micros. Our newest offering is Mélange; a bright and aromatic combo of Microherbs. We also custom mix to suit your needs.
Here is the link to learn more: http://www.sungrownorganics.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