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The Farmery: A Pop-Up Urban Farm Made From Recycled Shipping Containers for Raleigh, NC
Posted By Ben Greene On August 27, 2012 @ 3:30 pm In Architecture,Cargotecture,Reader Submitted Content,Recycled Materials,Sustainable Building | No Comments
The Farmery  is a start-up in Raleigh, N.C. that is developing an urban farm  and market built from shipping containers  and standard greenhouse components. The bottom level serves as a market to sell the crops, and the entire structure is used to grow the crops. The structure uses the inside of the containers to grow mushrooms, and the walls of the containers are covered in growing panels to form living walls  where herbs, strawberries, lettuces and greens are grown.
+ The Farmery 
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