As container growing become more popular, we look at the advantages & disadvantages of container farms:

Hydroponic profiles for containers

The biggest advantages of container farms are:

  1. They’re modular and easy to ship.
  2. They’re compact and self-contained.
  3. Used containers are cheap and available.
  4. Prices will continue to be driven down as competition increases.

The biggest disadvantages of container growing:

  1. Environmental controls or lack thereof
  2. Structural integrity
  3. Antagonism between light, layout, and heat
  4. People and workflow issues (ergonomics)
  5. Misbalanced operational expense
  6. Low comparative output

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source| | Bright Agrotech