Expo Fresh also plans to launch a website this summer that will include photos and information about its products, Schachtel said.
Houweling’s breaks ground for Utah farm
Delta, British Columbia-based Houweling’s Tomatoes, which has a greenhouse operation in Camarillo, Calif., has broken ground on a new site in Mona, Utah, said David Bell, chief marketing officer.
The new greenhouse farm will use the patented Ultra Clima greenhouse system built by Kubo of Holland and will be “a crown jewel of sustainable agriculture in the U.S.,” he said.
The first phase of 28 acres will include supplemental lighting, allowing for year-round growing and harvesting.