Touch the Soil News #1445 (Feature photo – Kimbal Musk – CCA SA 4.0 International -1000X2020)
There are many large vertical indoor farming enterprises that have emerged over the past five years. One of them is Square Roots, founded and owned by Kimbal Musk, brother to Elon Musk of Tesla.
Recently, a partnership was formed with Kimbal Musk’s Square Roots and Gordon Food Service. Gordon Food Service is one of the largest foodservice distributors in the United States. Square Roots now has a production facility at Gordon Foods headquarters. With billions of dollars in capital behind them, will this farm/food distributor relationship influence the future of food?
You can read more of the story here at “AndNowUKnow”: https://www.andnowuknow.com/quick-dish/square-roots-opens-new-indoor-farm-gordon-foodservice-headquarters-Brian-Mitchell-Lauren-Niergarth-Eli-Zimmer-Rich-Wolowski/jordan-okumura/64975