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Container Farming On Campus

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Container Farming On Campus

At Freight Farms, we've worked with over a dozen campuses to integrate hydroponic produce into dining services. Read on as we explore all the ways a Leafy Green Machine can transform your campus culture and identity.

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Market Your Business Like a Pro

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Market Your Business Like a Pro

At Freight Farms, our success is measured directly by the success of our farmers. That's why the Marketing Team is always available to give professional advice to Freight Farmers as they launch their Leafy Green Machine™ and start their new business.

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9 Steps to Launching Your Freight Farms Project

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9 Steps to Launching Your Freight Farms Project

Our Freight Farmers come from all walks of life; many have never farmed a day in their life, while others have a rich personal and family history of soil farming. Regardless of who you are and where you’ve been, we're here to get you started on your Freight Farm journey.

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Candied Flower Tutorial

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Candied Flower Tutorial

Spring is right around the corner, so why not pull out all the stops and transform some (locally grown) blossoms into tasty accents for confections and drinks. 

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Making Farming More Accessible

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Making Farming More Accessible

You might think that fitting an entire farm into a 40’ x 8’ x 9.5’ shipping container would lead to a cramped working environment, but the LGM was designed to maximize the amount of physical space inside the farm. 

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How To Sell Your City on Container Farming

How To Sell Your City on Container Farming

If you’re looking to bring an LGM to your local community, you’ll need to get familiar with your local zoning regulations. Here are 6 tips on how to navigate the zoning process.

Webinar Part 1: A Freight Farmers Journey

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Webinar Part 1: A Freight Farmers Journey

Last week we held a webinar with two freight farmers so they could share their journey to launching a small business with the LGM. We covered everything from market research and financing to what crops to grow and how to reach new customers. Here's a recap!

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4 More Ways to Find Customers

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4 More Ways to Find Customers

As the community of freight farmers expands across the US, Canada, and the Caribbean, the diversity in each of their business models also grows. Here are four more ideas on how to get started.

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