The following images are archive photos from 2011 and 2012 work on preparing the Sol Food Bus for take off! Check back for updated photos as we draw closer to our departure date this June.
The early days of the bus- parked in Lebanon, NH near Dartmouth College.
Another day of working on the bus engine!
The Sol Food bus back at our farm in Durham, NC- getting a new paint job!
The bus cleaned out and ready for interior construction!
The bus interior after being gutted- with upcycled cabinets going into the living room.
Cutting out ceiling panels to make way for natural light in the greenhouse!
The crew and friends hard at work on painting and installing greenhouse paneling!
Installing plexi-glass paneling for the ceiling of the mobile greenhouse!
Installing the greenhouse ceiling in the back of the bus.
Interior walls being framed to insulate the greenhouse area and living quarters!
Building two sets of bunk beds for the interior living quarters on the bus.
Greenhouse seed-trays: planted and installed by NC Science and Math students! Photo by Jordan Crossingham, Senior Photographer of Growing A Greener World TV
The view of the greenhouse construction from the back of the bus! Photo by Jordan Crossingham, Senior Photographer of Growing A Greener World TV
Filming with Joe Lamp’l from the PBS television series Growing a Greener World at the West End Community Garden in Durham, NC. Photo by Jordan Crossingham, Senior Photographer of Growing A Greener World TV
Getting excited to head out on our teaching tour in June