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The Grow Program

Freight Farming and Aquaponics

      Freight farming is a newer method of farming that utilizes shipping containers as a controlled environment for crop growth. These containers can be placed anywhere, allowing for year-round crop growth regardless of weather conditions or season. The environment inside the container can be precisely controlled for optimal plant growth, including temperature, humidity, light, and nutrients. This method also eliminates the need for large plots of land, making it an attractive option for urban areas or areas with limited space.

       Aquaponics is a sustainable and efficient system of agriculture that combines hydroponics and aquaculture. In this system, aquatic animals, such as fish, are raised in tanks and their waste is used to fertilize the plants grown hydroponically. The plants in turn filter and clean the water for the animals, creating a symbiotic environment where both can thrive. This method of farming uses significantly less water than traditional agriculture and eliminates the need for chemical fertilizers, making it a more environmentally friendly option.

Donate Today

We need your help to purchase the necessary equipment to make this initiative possible. Your donations will go towards acquiring shipping containers, lighting systems, irrigation systems, and other supplies needed to grow high-quality crops.

By supporting our freight farming initiative, you will contribute to the production of fresh, healthy, and sustainable food for our community. We believe that everyone should have access to fresh and nutritious food, and with your help, we can make this vision a reality.

Click here to learn more about Freight Farms. 

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