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Droughts and Soil Erosion – Could Shipping Container Farms Save Us?

Droughts and Soil Erosion – Could Shipping Container Farms Save Us?

A new shipping container farm has opened in Brisbane, supplying local businesses with herbs and vegetables that may otherwise have had to be imported from far away. The farm owner went into container farming due to drought on his own land. With our ever less predictable climate, there’s a risk that what arable topsoil we…

Container Mall Developers Hope to Regenerate Centre of Newcastle, UK

Container Mall Developers Hope to Regenerate Centre of Newcastle, UK

Could a shipping container mall revive the centre of Newcastle in England? Nearly every city in the world has a carbuncle of derelict land near their centres where antisocial behaviour reigns and the general population avoids. The hope is that by having bars, restaurants and boutique shops in a currently struggling part of the former…