BERLIN, DE, Feb. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - This week at HortiBiz's international Tomato Inspiration Event, local Windset Farms® won big! Among the gathered top 50 tomato growers in the world, selected by leading horticultural suppliers, Windset Farms® took the top spot winning the award for 'Best Tomato Grower in the World.'
Steven Newell, CEO, was on hand to accept the award. His brother, John Newell, COO, said 'we couldn't be more proud - this is a huge honour for Windset given the other growers in the running. It takes a lot of people to make this happen and we would like to thank all of the people on the Windset Team for making this a reality'.
So the next time you are in a local grocery store looking at produce, be sure to pick up some Windset Farms® produce including their cucumbers, bell peppers, butter lettuce...and of course their now famous tomatoes!
About Windset Farms®
Headquartered at their Delta, B.C. facility and with greenhouses in Abbotsford, B.C., Santa Maria, California and Las Vegas, Nevada, Windset Farms® is a family-run business that has become one of the largest growers and marketers of greenhouse produce. Windset products are sold across Western Canada, the Western United States, Mexico and Asia. Windset grows only non-GMO produce including peppers, cucumbers, tomatoes, lettuce, eggplant and endive. The company's facilities combine state-of-the-art technology and old-fashioned attention to detail to ensure optimal growing conditions and sustainable practices.
Image with caption: "Windset Farms wins the world's best tomato grower among the top 80 tomato growers in the world. The Tomato Inspiration Award 2014 was accepted by CEO Steven Newell during the first Tomato Inspiration Event held at the Ellington Hotel in Berlin. (CNW Group/Windset Farms)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140207_C8668_PHOTO_EN_36451.jpg
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