Belvidere, Jan. 7, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Terra Tech Corp (TRTC) subsidiary Edible Garden, an urban agricultural company, announced a new line of organic living produce. The company has received organic certification, from Baystate Organic Certifiers, for their line of 4" potted herbs. Baystate is a USDA National Organic Program accredited certifying agent that certifies farm operations in the Northeast & Mid-Atlantic United States.
"We have worked hard this year to get our new facility up and running all while making certain we were cultivating in a manner to achieve organic certification," explains Ken Vande Vrede COO of Terra Tech. "Consumers are demanding organic products and we wanted to make certain we were in a position to capture that expanding part of the market. This opens the door for us to additional retailers who are only looking for organics."
Edible Garden is actively pursuing additional retail partners to fill out their new 5-acre facility as well as the facilities of their cultivation partners in Florida and the Midwest. In addition the company has been experimenting with new produce in an effort to broaden their offerings to both current and potential retail partners.
About Terra Tech
Terra Tech Corp. (TRTC) through its wholly-owned subsidiary GrowOp Technology, specializes in controlled environment agricultural technologies. The company integrates best-of-breed hydroponic equipment with proprietary software and hardware to provide sustainable solutions for indoor agriculture enterprises and home practitioners. Our complete product line is available at specialty retailers throughout the United States, and via our website. Through its wholly-owned subsidiary Edible Garden, cultivates a premier brand of local and sustainably grown hydroponic produce, sold through major grocery stores such as Shoprite, Walmart and others throughout New Jersey, New York, Delaware, Maryland, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania. MediFarm LLC is focused on securing permits to operate medical cannabis businesses in Nevada.
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