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Our Salad Bar Donations to Conejo Valley Unified School District

May 15, 2014 | post a comment

As supporters of the United Fresh Foundation’s “Let’s Move Salad Bars to California Schools” campaign, Hollandia Produce, L.P., formally presented its donation of two new salad bars to the Conejo Valley Unified School District.  There was a salad bar unveiling ceremony on May 13, 2014 in the cafeteria of Thousand… Read the Rest »

Hollandia Produce Earns a Perfect Score on their PrimusGFS Certification Audit

April 25, 2014 | post a comment

Great news, we have earned a perfect score on our PrimusGFS certification audit! According to the recent press release, the audit was conducted by Primus Laboratories. PrimusGFS is a Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) recognized audit scheme for the certification of produce sector products – from the growing operations to… Read the Rest »

Live Gourmet and Grower Pete’s Products are Antioxidant-Rich Superfoods Certified

April 8, 2014 | post a comment

Our Living Upland Cress and Grower Pete’s Organic Living Watercress have been certified as antioxidant-rich superfoods. According to a recent press release; Live Gourmet’s Living Upland Cress and Grower Pete’s Organic Watercress Earn Third-Party Certification as Antioxidant Superfoods, this certification was based on a laboratory analysis of the antioxidants levels,… Read the Rest »

Live Gourmet in Fox News Natural Products Article

March 18, 2014 | post a comment

We had the opportunity to participate in the popular Natural Products Expo in Anaheim, California; a trade show that focuses in the natural, organic and healthy products industry. Being part of the event was a great and educational experience for us. Fox News highlighted the latest expo trends in an article called… Read the Rest »

Conserving Water With Every Crop

February 14, 2014 | post a comment

Live Gourmet is committed to conserving water with every crop. Our hydroponics growing techniques (visual above) help recycle precious water resources, reduce overall water use, limit water loss due to evaporation, and stop soil erosion. Even more rewarding is that all of our efforts contribute to the protection of local… Read the Rest »

Live Gourmet and Grower Pete’s Products are Non-GMO Project Verified

January 23, 2014 | post a comment

All of of our living lettuce and living cress products are now Non-GMO Project Verified! This endorsement represents our ongoing commitment to use all natural ingredients in the production of our products, be it conventional or organic. In addition to being Non-GMO Project verified, our Grower Pete’s products are USDA… Read the Rest »

Food Safety Tips for Thanksgiving

November 26, 2013 | post a comment

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and the time of being thankful (and overeating) with your family begins. Before you and your family enjoy your holiday feast this year, make sure you are applying necessary precautions to avoid getting any food-borne illness. Partnership for Food Safety Education created an infographic… Read the Rest »

Live Gourmet’s YouTube Channel

November 13, 2013 | post a comment

Not only do we have great blogs for you to get delicious recipes from, but we also have an educational YouTube channel for you. The Live Gourmet YouTube channel contains videos that focus on different aspects of our Live Gourmet lettuces and leafy greens. From basic information about our 3… Read the Rest »

Live Gourmet’s Living Butter Lettuce on ABC’s Modern Family

October 9, 2013 | post a comment

Last week, Live Gourmet made a special appearance on the popular show, Modern Family! Our very own Living Butter Lettuce was featured in a shopping scene with Phil, Claire, and two other realtors, as they shopped for groceries.  The scene even showed our sister company, North Shore Living Herbs! Here… Read the Rest »

Hollandia Produce Sponsors Carpinteria Movies in the Park

July 22, 2013 | post a comment

At Hollandia Produce, we are always happy to help sponsor community events we believe in. This summer, we are proud to be sponsoring Movies in the Park located in Linden Field in the city of Carpinteria. This nonprofit began in 2008 and features open air movies to families in the… Read the Rest »