Collaboration Stories: Barrels & Bins

Barrels & Bins is a local market and specialty store located in Driggs, Idaho. You can regularly find Vertical Harvest Greens stocked in their produce section, as well as many other local vendors. We brought Bobbi (Barrels & Bins…

Welcome to our farm within a farm

  What is CEA? Over the past year or so you may have heard us at Vertical Harvest referring to our “conversion” project - the construction of which has been the cause of some product delays and shortages. But now all of the…

How Vertical Harvest Employees Use Their Microgreens

For Vertical Harvest employees, microgreens aren’t just an occasional addition to a dish. They are a way of life. Our team truly couldn’t function without these tiny stalks of flavor and freshness. We queried folks from the greenhouse,…

Collaboration Stories: Persephone Westbank

Chef Alejandra Peña nibbles a small green leaf and the spark in her eyes is unmistakable. Her customers at Persephone Westbank will soon find a similar tiny stalk in their morning granola bowl. “They’ll be surprised at the pop of citrus…

Celebrating the Diversity of Pride

June is Pride month here at Vertical Harvest Farms. It's not only a celebration, but a time to deepen our understanding of the diverse spectrum that makes up human sexuality. While research and education are certainly not limited to one…

Leading the Industry Through Customized Employment

Our CEO Nona Yehia had the honor recently to speak with Trevor Williams on the Farm Traveler Podcast. One of her comments struck a specific chord with Trevor — that Vertical Harvest pairs the job to the individual and the individual to…

Help Eliminate Food Waste: a Composting Guide

  Late last year, we shared our story on how Vertical Harvest is reducing food waste through composting and new packaging. As we continue to strive to do better, we invite you to join us.  It’s not just a good idea — it truly…

DEI Book Club Discovers Ways to Impact Change

As part of our ongoing commitment to explore issues of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI), Vertical Harvest recently began a DEI book club — held every Tuesday from 4-5 pm. Open to all Vertical Harvest team members, the group reads and…

Vertical Harvest Farms Announces Partnership with Sodexo

We've always believed that partnerships facilitate progress. Today, we are excited to announce an exciting new partnership with Sodexo Group to bring fresh, nutritious produce to college campuses across Maine! Sodexo, a global food service…

Talking with Vertical Farming Podcast

Vertical Harvest has come so far since the seed of an idea in 2008. Today, we are building a company that grows best-in-class produce that maximizes taste, nutrition, and reliability for our customers and communities. We are doing this by…

Vertical Harvest Receives Another Honor, Gains More Visibility

Vertical Harvest Receives 3 Honorable Mentions from Esteemed World Changing Ideas Awards May 4, 2021 — The winners of Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards were announced this morning, and we were beyond thrilled to receive…

Farewell Jackson Whole Grocer — Hello Whole Foods Market

While it is always hard to say goodbye to a long-standing local business like Jackson Whole Grocer, Vertical Harvest is very excited to welcome Whole Foods Market to Jackson. Whole Foods Market’s commitment to the community and the environment…