IKEA harvests its first circular lettuce

Today, Wednesday 27 March 2019, IKEA Sweden is harvesting and serving its own home-grown lettuce for the first time. Working with Bonbio as its circular farming partner, IKEA is trialling the growth of lettuce in containers outside its department stores in Malmö and Helsingborg. The farming takes place in a circular cycle, with the nutrients being extracted from food waste.

Press Release: IKEA to Grow Its Own Lettuce

IKEA is about to become self-sufficient in terms of lettuce as part of its sustainability strategy. In 2019, lettuce will be grown in containers outside its department stores in Malmö and Helsingborg. This project is being implemented in partnership with Bonbio.

Happy Midsummer!

Will you be in Höganäs this summer? If so, don’t miss Bonbio’s herbs and lettuces!