"We could produce about 1,000 heads of lettuce every single week"

Looking at a Colorado used car lot from the street, you see nothing but a shipping container. However, when you step inside, it suddenly feels like the future. Nick Millisor is the founder of Ullr's Garden.

"How much nutrients these little plants are getting to how much light, how much red light versus blue light, and it also keeps track of everything from PH levels to temperature to humidity," Millisor said.

Millisor is talking about the technology inside of what is actually considered a farm. "If we were only growing lettuce heads, we could produce about 1,000 heads of lettuce every single week, 365 days a year," Millisor said.

Ullr's Garden is a brand-new business growing the equivalent of a 10-acre farm inside two shipping containers in the heart of downtown Denver. "I thought there were like three types of lettuce. I was very wrong. There's a lot more," Millisor said.

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