Welcome to Houston’s Farm

From Seed to Harvest


Nestled in the beautiful Coal River Valley of Southern Tasmania, you’ll find Houston’s Farm, a proud grower of fresh baby lettuce and herbs.

Lovingly nurtured, picked and washed these tender leaves form the inspiration for an innovative range of fresh, ready to eat salad products which are enjoyed throughout Australia.

In the 1960s, Maitland and Bunty Houston immigrated to Tasmania from Ireland with their six children. This hardworking, industrious family immediately set about establishing an egg farm to support the family. In the late eighties, the youngest sons, Anthony and Colin Houston made the life-changing decision to switch from eggs to growing lettuce.

Over the years, Houston’s Farm has developed techniques for growing, harvesting and processing their baby leaves resulting in a premium product which is sort after for its quality, flavour and freshness.

Today, Houston’s Farm continues to combine innovation, know-how and good old fashioned hard work in the quest to provide the highest quality, fresh baby salad leaves for foodservice and retail.

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Latest news

Houston’s Farm launches new Complete Salad Bowl

11 May 2016

    NEW addition to Houston’s Farm range of salad bowls sold exclusively through Woolworths This delicious winter salad is the latest edition to the current Houston’s Farm convenient Salad Bowl range. It combines the peppery warmth of rocket, herb-infused roasted pumpkin, fetta and the nutty texture of sunflower seeds with a creamy lemon and […]

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Salmonella NOT associated with our products

4 February 2016

A food safety recall has been initiated today for specific Coles and Woolworths private-label fresh-cut salad products. Consumers need to be reassured that while Houston’s Farm supplies both supermarket chains, the affected products are produced by a Victorian company, not Houston’s Farm. In 25 years of fresh-cut salad production, Houston’s has never had a case […]

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