A baby mon­i­tor for veg­gies

Popular Mechanics (South Africa) - - Thins My Father Taught me -

WantW to farm in an ur­ban en­vi­ron­ment, but your green t thumbs are bet­ter a at play­ing Candy Crush than w wa­ter­ing toma­toes? If you were based State­side, you could tap into the skills of Bos­ton-based Freight Farms, which can set you up with a re­cy­cled freight con­taine er con­tain­ing a hy­dro­ponic farm t that comes with a mon­i­tor­ing app f for your smart­phone. It lets you c check tem­per­a­ture, hu­mid­ity and nu­tri­ent and ph lev­els of the w wa­ter, as well as a live cam­era f feed. Sounds like some­thing t that en­ter­pris­ing lo­cals might w want to start…

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