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This Urban Farm Grows Strawberries in Shipping Containers in Central Paris - EcoWatch

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- 44 days ago -
Very cool.


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Sue H (7)
Friday April 5, 2019, 11:36 am
Well done.... but are they affordable?

Evelyn B (63)
Friday April 5, 2019, 12:34 pm
If they sell in Monoprix outlets around Paris, they must be, Sue! Once initial set-up of units has been done. That's their big cost, apparently. And they produce year-round, so they reimburse initial costs rapidly.

Apparently, at present they are only selling within a 20 km radius, too - so not running up transport costs. They're attracting investment by Business Angels for extensive expansion ... I don't know if they plan to open other centres around the country, but they have started in the Gulf.

Melania P (123)
Friday April 5, 2019, 1:44 pm
I am guessing, and they are already being used as homes, containers will play an important role in sustainability

Animae C (508)
Friday April 5, 2019, 5:09 pm
Always best to buy local!!

TY Christeen 🍓

Peggy B (43)
Friday April 5, 2019, 5:50 pm

Harry Knapp (0)
Friday April 5, 2019, 8:04 pm
A great way to repurpose empty warehouses.

Denise D (31)
Friday April 5, 2019, 8:35 pm
Very, very cool! Thank you for sharing this article with Care2!

Janet B (0)
Friday April 5, 2019, 8:49 pm

John J (0)
Saturday April 6, 2019, 3:17 am
thanks for sharing

Diane E (0)
Saturday April 6, 2019, 3:30 am
Terrific! And let's hope sustainable.

Jack Y (0)
Saturday April 6, 2019, 3:30 am

SylvieBusy A (190)
Saturday April 6, 2019, 3:54 am
Thank you for sharing.

Jerome S (0)
Saturday April 6, 2019, 3:58 am
Thank you

Danuta Watola (1251)
Saturday April 6, 2019, 3:59 am

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Saturday April 6, 2019, 4:06 am

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Sunday April 7, 2019, 12:25 am
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