This Flatpack Urban Farm is Housed Inside a Shipping Container

By: Katherine Pendrill - Jan 29, 2016
References: & fastcoexist
'Impact Farm' is a flatpack urban farm that comes inside an old shipping container. While many people want to grow their own produce, it can be difficult to know exactly what supplies are needed to get started. This ready-made kit provides the perfect DIY solution for amateur urban farmers.

The Impact Farm kit consists of a two-story shipping container that includes everything needed to set up an indoor-outdoor farm. Although assembly is more complicated than building a simple piece of furniture, the kit is easy enough for most consumers to install. The greenhouse itself is made from recycled materials, runs on renewable energy and collects rainwater for irrigation. The sustainable design makes it is an eco-friendly farming solution for producing up to six tonnes of food per year.

The flatpack urban farm is the perfect solution for eco-conscious consumers who are interested in setting up their first indoor-outdoor greenhouse.