Director of Sustainable Development
Mr. Guttman is the Director of Special Projects and a founder of the Center. Formerly Director of Sustainable Development for Kennett Township PA, the center of the US mushroom industry, he is best known for highlighting the contributions of mushroom farming to indoor agriculture. He championed the need for a feasibility study of the potential of a COE for Indoor Agriculture to infuse innovation into the mushroom industry while accelerating growth in indoor farming of leafy greens and other crops.
Kennett Township is a township in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States. It was the birthplace of Louise Brewer Shepard, the wife of the first American in space, Alan Shepard. The population was 7,565 at the 2010 census. It is located in the heart of mushroom country, which produces over half of the mushrooms grown in the U.S.
801 Burrows Run Road Chadds Ford, PA 19317
Indoor Farming Info
To bring additional forms of indoor agriculture to Kennett Township, which is currently the center of the US mushroom industry.