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Why the lettuce at your grocery store might be even fresher than you think

Canada 2017

October 02, 2017

Sherrington field lettuce, perfectly fresh and crisp.  3:05

Did you know Canada is the North American leader in field lettuce? It is! Thanks to production in Quebec.

Denys Van Winden is a grower and member of the Vegpro co-operative — the largest producer of fresh vegetables in Canada. He explains how his family business manages to supply 75,000 tones of fresh lettuce to Eastern Canada and the United States.

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Join chef Ricardo Larrivée to learn how two different types of lettuce are harvested, packaged and delivered to markets by the end of the day.