Turning Old Factories into High Tech Lettuce Farms

Our high tech Grow Rig produces lettuce year round, creates urban jobs and saves old factories. Join us!
Technology
$5,355USD
raised of $60,000 goal
9%
0 time left
This campaign started on Apr 15 and closed on May 25, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
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Campaign Closed
This campaign ended on May 25, 2013
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  • $5USD
    Special Supporter

    Our sincere thanks and your name on our website.

    Estimated delivery: June 2013

    5 claimed

  • $10USD
    MetroCrops Button

    Our full color MetroCrops logo on a button and your name on our website.

    Estimated delivery: July 2013

    4 claimed

  • $15USD
    Lettuce

    3 packages of live mesclun mix lettuce for you or to gift to friends or a charity. Local pick up or shipping cost additional

    Estimated delivery: November 2013

    1 claimed

  • $25USD
    MetroCrops T-shirt

    The official MetroCrops T-shirt in green with our logo on the front and the list of the phytonutrients contained in our lettuce on the back. (Gildan brand, 100% cotton, heavy weight shirt) One of a kind we promise. And, your name on our website.

    Estimated delivery: July 2013

    7 claimed

  • $60USD
    MetroCrops Bamboo Water Bottle

    Bamboo and glass water bottle with MetroCrops logo laser engraved in the wood. A unique, non-plastic, sustainable way to carry your beverage. And, your name on our website.

    Estimated delivery: August 2013

    5 claimed

  • $100USD
    Your Name on Rig

    Your name embossed on the first 100 rigs built (or make your children/grandchildren’s names part of history). Shows “you were there” at the start. You also get an official MetroCrops T-shirt and your name on our website.

    Estimated delivery: October 2013

    7 out of 320 claimed

  • $250USD
    Rig Unveiling Reception - One

    Admission for you to our wine and cheese (and salad) “Unveiling of the Rig” reception held at the P.T. Barnum museum in Bridgeport, CT. (Barnum was an industrialist – the circus was his hobby.) And, your name embossed on the first 100 rigs built and your name on our website.

    Estimated delivery: September 2013

    0 out of 50 claimed

  • $500USD
    Rig Unveiling Reception

    Admission for you and your guest to our wine and cheese (and salad) “Unveiling of the Rig” reception held at the P.T. Barnum museum in Bridgeport, CT. (Barnum was an industrialist – the circus was his hobby.) And, your name embossed on the first 100 rigs built and your name on our website.

    Estimated delivery: September 2013

    2 out of 50 claimed

  • $1,500USD
    VIP Factory Tour

    Visit behind the scenes with the originators. Spend a half-day with the owners / inventors at the pilot lettuce factory building in Bridgeport, CT where the rigs you helped finance are being installed. Tour includes lunch (a MetroCrops salad, of course!). You also get admission for you and your guest to our “Unveiling of the Rig” reception, your name embossed on the first 100 rigs built, and your name on our website.

    Estimated delivery: October 2013

    1 out of 10 claimed

  • $2,500USD
    Rig Partner

    You are designated as a “Rig Partner” on our website and you receive a very unique bookshelf size scale model of an old factory building converted to a MetroCrops indoor farm. The model is lit with our red and blue LED grow lights and comes ready to be plugged in. You also get a VIP Factory Tour, admission for you and your guest to our “Unveiling of the Rig” reception, and your “Rig Partner” designation on the first 100 rigs built.

    Estimated delivery: October 2013

    0 out of 5 claimed

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