Container Farms

While most of us urbanites understand container ‘farming’ or gardening on our decks and patios, vertical container farming on a commercial scale is ready to take off in the Palmetto State.

SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers explains the concept and the growing practices of farming select fruits and greens in old shipping containers.

A native of the Texas Panhandle, Rhonda was born and raised on a cotton farm where she saw cotton farming evolve from ditch irrigation to center pivot irrigation and harvest trailers to modules. After graduating from Texas Tech University, she got her start in radio with KGNC News Talk 710 in Amarillo, Texas.