Touch the Soil News #1134 (Feature photo – Strawberry – CCA SA 3.0 Unported)
Container farming is not new. There are a number of companies that offer turnkey ready shipping containers for salad and other micro-greens. So far, heavier foods with fruit for example, have not been part of the shipping container food revolution.
Agricool (a French company) is company is changing that. They have perfected the art of growing strawberries in containers. The company recently announced that it was now doing a strawberry container farm in Dubai – a desert place with little water. You can read the full story here: