Organic Rising 2013

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Okeechobee, Florida<br />
December 6, 2012<br />
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Water engineer Stephen Suau examines the construction of the water reservoir that irrigates Sunfest Organic Herbs, a new state of the art multi-million dollar organic herb farm that opened in 2012. It is backed by investor Cliff Rosen and run by farmer Joe Falco and totals 65 acres.  7 of those acres are automated greenhouses that open and close via an onsite weather station. The farm's herbs are sold wholesale to Whole Foods Market, Publix, Wal-Mart and others