Local Grown Salads Featured at Bioenterprise Impact Event

Local Grown Salads is proud to have been featured at showcase event for Bioenterprise Corporation seed funding recipients, on October 10th in Guelph, Ontario. Held at Cutten Fields, the non-profit agricultural business accelerator’s event gave Local Grown Salads and the 14 other recipients the opportunity to highlight the achievements made thanks to the funding they […]

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Food Safety Concerns Pose Serious Risk to Our Health

Food safety is the highest priority for Local Grown Salads. The following story demonstrates how complex a problem it can be, and why Local Grown Salads is designing its equipment and its processes to, first and foremost, maximize food safety. We use the latest and most current advanced technologies to reduce the risk of contamination […]

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Local Grown Salads Begins Testing in Windsor, Ontario

We’ve begun planting at the new Development and Demonstration Centre in Windsor, Ontario! We’re ready to push our testing into overdrive, with expanded production yield testing, shelf life testing, and preparing the groundwork for our first full-fledged Growing Centre! To start, we’re replanting some of our earlier cultivars, and some new ones. Take a look […]

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Local Grown Salads Discusses Manufacturing, Technology and Vertical Farming in Windsor Essex

Late last month, the Local Grown Salads team had the pleasure of travelling to Windsor Essex to meet with members of the local community. The crowd gathered in the Canvas Campus Tipi at the Tecumseh Historical Museum, people from right in the heart of the manufacturing sector, education, and social services and more. So who better to […]

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Controlled Agriculture Environment Industry Updates – September 2016

Fresh off the digital press, here are some interesting updates from the world of the Controlled Agriculture Environment industry, from our September 2016 newsletter! Globe and Mail reviews the Controlled Agriculture Environment in Canada – New Techniques Have Small, Urban Facilities Replacing Acres of Farmland An exciting entry into the Controlled Agriculture industry! Elon Musk’s […]

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Praise of Local Grown Salads from Dr. Nicholas Savidov

Dr. Nicholas Savidov, an internationally-recognized expert, is the senior research scientist for the Aquaponics program at Lethbridge College. Born and raised in Russia, he received his MS. and Ph.D degrees in Plant Physiology and Biochemistry in Russian State Agricultural University in Moscow. He conducted his postdoctoral studies in the Plant Biochemistry Lab in Ben-Gurion University […]

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Coming Soon!

We’re working on it! We’re spending most of our time developing our technology and getting our partners prepared for production, so please excuse the clutter as we prepare for our big launch. If you haven’t had a chance to learn about what we’re doing here at Local Grown Salads yet, head over to our Produce page to […]

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