Co-Founder of Tender Greens and METal Member Erik Oberholtzer will take us on a tour of what may be the next generation in farming - Urban Farming.
Local Roots develops indoor farming systems to grow the highest-quality produce 365 days a year in any geography or climate at industry-leading costs.Achieving >300x the production densities of conventional farms. Using proprietary controlled-environment farming methods, producing high-value and nutrient-dense leafy greens using 95% less water than conventional agriculture without the need for pesticides or herbicides.
By removing external risks and eliminating variability, our proprietary growing methods provide unprecedented consistency in quality, yields, and costs. Local Roots is building a network of distributed farms to satisfy the growing demand for high-quality local produce!
This is a COED Event!
Due to space limitations and expected demand for this event, this tour is first come, first serve for the first 75 member and invited guest RSVPs.
Local Roots Farms
5000 Hampton Street
Vernon, CA 90058
Tour Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Street parking available near Local Roots.
For membership information and inquiry, please email Membership@METalInternational.com
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