Situated inland from the Gulf coast of Florida, Myakka City has a perfect environment for growing watercress. Its cooling coastal winds guarantee that temperatures are kept low suiting the growth of this aquatic plant. WFI farm totals 450 acres including 50 acres of nature reserve and a total of 42 acres of watercress beds. The farm is fed by pure borehole water ensuring that the water supply quality is regulated and assured. The large area of natural vegetation encourages some amazing wildlife such as Ospreys and Bald Eagles that fish from the lakes around the farm.