Freight Farms Leafy Green Machine is a one-acre farm inside an upcycled shipping container, located behind Piedmont North’s residence and dining hall. Inside the futuristic container Dining Services is growing various types of lettuce such as Buttercrunch, Sparx and a gourmet lettuce mix.To create the optimal growing conditions, the box contains a series of environmental sensors measuring climate conditions and 128 LED strips that help mimic the sun’s natural light.
camera and editor: meg buscema
titles: william davis
finish editor: basil iskandrian
writer: latina emerson