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Organic herbs: another hotspot for green jobs?

Organic herbs: another hotspot for green jobs?

Unemployment’s still high, jobs are scarce, and companies are holding on to their cash… that’s the narrative we’re hearing constantly. Don’t tell that to the folks at Shenandoah Growers in Harrisonburg, Virginia, though. A major supplier of organically-grown herbs to East Coast retailers, the company just opened a $3 million greenhouse for year-round production of “USDA-certified organic basil, thyme, sage, rosemary and other herbs.”