Hydroponics startup takes root in Yellowknife

"The need was driven by Northerners telling us we’d love to have local food here that we can count on"

Growcer, an Ottawa-based hydroponics start-up, is planting seeds in the city. The Yellowknife Co-op has acquired a hydroponic unit from the company that will allow the retailer to grow local and fresh produce for their customers. “We are in the process of installing our Growcer unit. It’s a self-contained, hydroponic greenhouse designed for year-round plant...