It’s about feeding people’: Stratford gets state’s first hydroponic mobile farm

According to Connecticut Post: STRATFORD – Not many towns can claim to have a farm located inside a shipping container.

The mobile farm was delivered to nOURish Bridgeport’s Stratford Ave. warehouse on Dec. 21. The nonprofit agency is dedicated to addressing food insecurity in the Bridgeport area.

When the farm is fully operational at the end of January, it will provide food for hundreds of families who are unable to access fresh foods in an area that has been described as a food desert, according to the Rev. Sara Smith, the group’s founder.

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