The scale of this can be decreased or increased depending on the size of the school and funding allocated for this component of the project. This one should cover between 175 to 200 children.
Dimensions – 1,820 square ft. (35′ Wide x 52′ Long), not including the farm
Production Details – 12,000 heads of greens + 6,000 other vegetables per year – 1,300lbs of Fresh Fish – 4-6 Hours of Labor Per Day
Providing Food for – the children and their community
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Produced for the Belterra Cohousing Community on Bowen Island.
Narration by Isobel White
Music by Tim Seely (armyoftim.com)
The LGM is a complete hydroponic growing facility built entirely inside a shipping container outfitted with environmental controls and indoor growing technology. It allows for immediate growing of a variety of crops regardless of weather conditions, resulting in year-round access to local and fresh produce.