Commited to producing a superior cranberry product
Edgewood Bogs LLC is a 4th generation independent cranberry grower with over 800 acres of producing bog and associated support land in Southeastern Massachusetts, the heart of "Cranberry Country".
Edgewood Bogs LLC, located in Carver, Massachusetts has been growing cranberries for over 70 years. In 2005, Matthew and Cindy purchased the company from Matthew’s cousin and they now continue the tradition of quality and excellence in farming the 240 acres of cranberries.
Edgewood’s innovations in growing and harvesting cranberries have led to a sustainable model superior in the industry. Edgewood has broken ground on a new, state-of-the-art sustainable facility to process and package Cape Cod Select’s retail brand. The facility will be operational for the 2010 harvest.
A solar system is being installed that will reduce the company’s carbon footprint by 660,000 pounds over the life of the system. In the field, more than 40% of the acreage has been renovated over the last 5 years with new hybrid vines, substantially increasing their yearly yield of cranberries.
Matthew and Cindy Rhodes, of Edgewood Bogs are launching a new retail brand named Cape Cod Select, LLC. Cape Cod Select will be the couple’s first foray into the retail food industry and was formed to be the sales and marketing agent for Edgewood Bogs, a leader in sustainable agriculture. Cape Cod Select’s first product, a whole frozen cranberry will now allow consumers to experience the many health benefits of natural, unsweetened cranberries year round – during all seasons. visit the Cape Cod Select website.