Smart Microfarms

Smart Algae Microfarms may be the future of greenhouses, hydroponics and urban farming. Successful small-scale algae cultivation is now practical.

SpiruSource Products

SpiruSource Fresh Spirulina products are sold direct-to-consumer in the San Francisco Bay Area, Santa Cruz, Los Angeles in markets, retail stores and juice bars.

Health Library

Scientific Health References by category: immunity, anti-viral, anti-cancer, anti-aging, detox. Over 100 references from 45 years of global research.

Algae News Update


Smart MicrofarmSmart Microfarms expanded spirulina greenhouse microfarm in Half Moon Bay south of San Francisco. This is the first spirulina farm in Northern California. April 24, 2017.
SpiruSourceSpiruSource nutraceutical products for locally grown spirulina for sales direct to consumer, farmers markets, online, natural food retail, juice bars and restaurants. July 2, 2016.
Smart Microfarms is a winner of Algae Industry Magazine 2015 International Readers Poll in the category “Food, Feed, Nutrients”. AIM Readers’ Poll mission is to 1. Recognize and reward innovation and excellence, 2. Convey who and what make a difference, 3. Celebrate innovative people, companies, technology. January 13, 2016.
Three Videos
Videos on spirulina production systems. Growing, harvesting and making products ranging from commercial farms to village farms to microfarms to home growing, from France, Thailand, Africa, Mexico and California over a 37 year time span from 1982 to 2019.

Future of Algae Blogs

1. Spirulina World Food 2021. New updated complete guide to spirulina.

2. Spirulina Smart Microfarm. The first spirulina farm in Northern California.

4. Algae Microfarms Book. Farms for urban gardens, rooftop, vertical farms.