Vitacress

The Vitacress group of companies, comprising Vitacress Salads Limited, Wight Salads Group and Vitacress Herbs, are Europe‚Äôs leading growers and packers of watercress, rocket, baby leaf salads, and speciality vegetables. The company’s farms in Portugal farm to Fair to Nature standards. As part of certification, they have sown wild flower habitat to provide a food source for pollinators, planted fruit trees to help prevent soil erosion on the sandy soil, and created ponds. Turtle Doves have been seen stopping over on the farms while on migration.

Vitacress

A visiting Turtle Dove on a Vitacress farm in Portugal. Photo credit: B Hughes/Fair to Nature