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Ready, Set, Grow.


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Ready, Set, Grow.


 

ready, set, grow.

The 2017 Leafy Green Machine™ is a fully assembled, vertical hydroponic farming system built inside a 40-ft. shipping container.

The LGM is capable of growing lettuces, herbs, and hearty greens at commercial scale in any climate or location. It enables any individual, community, or organization to grow fresh produce year-round. 

 
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1. ALL-WEATHER CONSTRUCTION
Steel frame with stainless interior, 40' x 8' x 9.6' overall footprint. 

2. AUTOMATIC DOSING
Programmable nutrient & pH dosing for perfect growing conditions.

3. CUSTOM WORKBENCH
TIG-welded stainless workbench with integrated seedling growth stage. 

 

4. COMMERCIAL VOLUME
Thousands of growing sites across 256 irrigated vertical towers.

5. HIGH-EFFICIENCY LED ARRAY
5:1 red / blue LED lighting optimized for green leafy growth.

6. INSULATED ENTRY
Padlock-proof safety door with controlled-environment insulation.

 
 
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Data shown is crop dependent.

 
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Welcome to the Leafy Green Machine


Welcome to the Leafy Green Machine


wecome to The Leafy Green Machine™

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Quick Setup

The LGM is fully equipped with all components needed for immediate production, so you can get growing in no time.

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Year-round growing

Thanks to smart climate controls, a perfect growing environment is achievable year-round, regardless of geographic location.

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Remote Monitoring

The farmhand® platform tracks real-time data for key growing system variables like CO2, humidity, water, and nutrients.

 

Leafy Green Machine KEY STATS

 

-20 to 120°F operating temperature

125 kWh electricity consumption per day

5 to 10 gal. water consumption per day

 

15-20 hours of labor per week

450 sq. ft. of level land required

3 year typical return on investment

 
 

 

every farmer needs a FARMHAND®

Meet farmhand®, your personal farming assistant. Manage your farm confidently, wherever you are in the world.

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Your Stats

The farmhand® platform allows you to easily manage your farm remotely. View farm performance, see alerts for any unscheduled changes, and restock supplies with the farmhand® Shop feature.

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Our Experts

Your success is our success! With your permission, our Support Team will double-check your farm's performance and settings—analyzing real-time and historical data to resolve any issues. 

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Why Freight Farms


Why Freight Farms


Why Freight Farms?

Since 2010, we've helped hundreds of farmers achieve their dreams one Leafy Green Machine™ at a time.

 

A history of success

With successful farms operating in more than 30 states & 9 countries, we have years of experience helping farmers grow in all climates, 365 days a year. 

 
 
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We're in this together

Freight Farms' live Support Team is just a phone call away, with remote diagnostic capabilities that help you focus on what matters most: your business.

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You're always in control

With farmhand® — our smart online platform — your farm is as automated as you want it to be, under your complete
control from anywhere in the world.

 
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What Kind of Farmer Are You?


What Kind of Farmer Are You?


WHAT KIND OF FARMER ARE YOU?

Our farmers come from all backgrounds, no prior farming experience necessary! 

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I'm an entrepreneur thinking about starting a new venture. 

I'm a soil farmer who wants to grow
year-round.

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I'm interested in farming on my university or corporate campus.