FreshBox Farms CEO Sonia Lo talks about indoor farming, her own career path, and the hopes for the future of indoor farming in this 3 part series of NECN’s CEO Corner broadcast.
During a recent blizzard in Massachusetts, Sonia Lo, CEO of FreshBox Farms, was in a grocery store suggesting to skeptical patrons that they sample her leafy greens. “They were picked yesterday,” is what she told tasters. She also told them no, they weren’t picked elsewhere and flown in that morning.
Innovative Farming Technique Helps Company Beat Statewide Drought Innovative Farming Technique Helps Company Beat Statewide Drought MILLIS (CBS) – With much of the state under drought conditions, the lack of rain is taking its toll on traditional farming. But one farming sector is safe from that drought thanks to something called hydroponic farming – growing plants and vegetables in a trough … Read More
The Boston Redevelopment Authority is in the market for a new voice. https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2016/08/10/from-big-development-big-soda/4Denip3W0LNzxRGP4LA9bK/story.html After two-and-a-half years on the ninth floor of City Hall, BRA spokesman Nick Martin is leaving the development agency at the end of this month, for a new job running public affairs for Coca-Cola in New England. A veteran of Mayor Thomas M. Menino’s final term, Martin … Read More