And the Golden Apple Award Goes to… Devin Jell

March 2, 2020 The Star Group

The British Columbia Fruit Growers Association (BCFGA) awarded Devin Jell the coveted Golden Apple Award on Tuesday, February 26 in Kelowna, British Columbia.

The Star Group: Wash Your Plastics Down the Drain

October 23, 2019 The Star Group

The Star Group is working with synthetic biology to create a plastic punnet that consumers can put directly into their backyard or balcony composter. The Star Group goal is to create a circular bioeconomy in packaging that enhances the display of fresh produce and is completely sustainable and has zero impact on the environment.

Millions of Dollars Could be Saved in Food Waste Through Technology

October 18, 2019 The Star Group

The Star Group CEO David Karwacki is calling on USDA and CFIA to use the technology underlying social media platforms like Google, teamed with big data and rapid microbiome monitoring technology to more accurately predict food pathogen outbreaks.

Inspired Greens Set to Celebrate its Canadian Roots

June 14, 2019 THE STAR GROUP

‘Canada is celebrating its 152nd birthday and Inspired Greens is celebrating a greenhouse expansion and two years of being grown clean without ever spraying pesticides,’ said David Karwacki, CEO of The Star Group.

Reducing Plastic: a Priority for Inspired Greens

January 14, 2019 The Star Group

Inspired Greens living lettuce has made it a priority to reduce the use of plastics since its inception. Operating since June 2017, Inspired Greens has reduced its plastic impact by packaging its living lettuce in a sleeve rather than the domed clamshell.