BC Hot House Foods Inc. has added a new greenhouse operation.
A longtime grower for the Langley, British Columbia-based greenhouse vegetable marketer, Armand Vandermeulen of Green Valley Family Farms, constructed Bakerview Greenhouses in Abbotsford, British Columbia.
The new 11-acre greenhouse will grow red peppers for the 2013 season with additional capacity for expansion in 2014, according to a news release.
A BC Hot House grower for more than 20 years, Green Valley focuses on the taste of red, yellow and orange bell peppers, according to the release.
Green Valley has another greenhouse and packing facility in Abbotsford.
BC Hot House also grows and markets hydroponic beefsteak, cherry and roma tomatoes, tomatoes on the vine, specialty tomatoes, baby eggplant and baby graffiti eggplant, long English cucumbers and mini cucumbers.