NatureFresh™ Farms Anticipates a Strong Organic Growing Year
LEAMINGTON, ON - John Ketler, General Manager, along with the rest of the NatureFresh™ Farms team, looks forward to a successful year in organic produce. The grower has increased its focus on growing using certified organic methods and processes, including expanding organic acreage from 9 to 15 in Leamington last year, and consumers may expect to see this focus reflected in the strong increase of organically-grown Nature Farms produce on shelves this month.
“With a greater focus being given to our organic crops moving forward, we are expecting improved crop management that will result in better quality and more consistent production levels. We are all very excited to see how our plants do throughout the upcoming season," said Isaac Braun, Head Organic Grower.
In a press release, NatureFresh Farms sought to convey that it is committed to providing customers with organic fresh produce as the demand increases.
“Listening to consumers who shop in their stores, many of our retail partners have expressed great interest in bringing more organically-grown product into the retail space. With greater organic offerings now being grown at our farm, we are confident our team will meet this demand and give the consumer what they are looking for,” said Paul Schockman, Sales Office Manager.
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