The 2018 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. Container farming enables any individual, community, or organization to grow fresh produce year-round.
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.
Data shown is crop dependent.
The LGM™ is fully equipped with all components needed for immediate production, so you can start quickly!
Thanks to smart climate controls, a perfect growing environment is achievable year-round, regardless of geographic location.
The farmhand® platform tracks real-time data for key growing system variables like CO2, humidity, water, and nutrients.
-20 to 120°F operating temperature
125 kWh electricity consumption per day
<5 gallons of water consumption per day
15-20 hours of labor per week
450 sq. ft. of level land required
3 year typical return on investment
Meet farmhand®, your personal farming assistant. Manage your farm confidently, wherever you are in the world.
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.
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.
Since 2010, we've helped hundreds of farmers achieve their dreams one Leafy Green Machine™ at a time.
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.
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.
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.
Our farmers come from all backgrounds, no prior farming experience necessary!
I'm an entrepreneur thinking about starting a new venture.
I'm a soil farmer who wants to grow
I'm interested in farming on my school or corporate campus.