Meijer partners with Revolution Farms for fresh greens

Rebecca R. Ammons
Courtesy Revolution Farms

Develop from a area hydroponic farm now is offered on Meijer keep cabinets.

Caledonia-centered hydroponic grower Revolution Farms lately joined the produce area of Meijer supermarkets. 

As of May possibly 19, Revolution Farms’ generate is available at all 262 Meijer stores in the Midwest. Buyers have accessibility to fresh, regionally grown greens yr-round, thanks to the farm’s 3-acre greenhouse at 2901 76th St. SE in Caledonia. 

Solutions incorporate reduce, whole leaf and entire head lettuce kinds. Revolution Farms also makes the lettuce for the retailer’s “Fresh from Meijer” salad kits.

“Food tastes better when it is developed closer to you. Meijer is our hometown retail lover, so partnering with them to develop their area greens assortment, as perfectly as increasing the lettuce for their salad kits, will help much more families conveniently come across sustainably grown, nutrient-rich greens,” claimed John Green, founder and CEO of Revolution Farms. “Our current greenhouse enlargement has given us the potential to develop even more lettuce varieties, as properly as come to be a Meijer Clean companion.”

By making use of state-of-the-art, indoor hydroponic developing methods, Revolution Farms creates up to 1.5 million lbs . of lettuce annually. Generate goes from the farm to consumers’ arms in one to two times.

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