BranBox explores the possibilities of circular farming by utilising bran as a fertiliser. BranBox seeks to untangle the animal production from the vegetable production by minimising the amount of manure from animals used on the soils as fertiliser.

Using bran as a substrate to grow mushrooms creates a remaining material suitable for fertiliser for agricultural crops. The fungi remove or neutralize unwanted contaminants as Cadmium from the bran, thus making the spent substrate useful within the same system.

This project was created in the very beginning of the pandemic. In the process I was doubting whether I should change my idea of doing a material-driven project. I decided to stick with my initial ide

Creating in a pandemic, March-May 2020. 

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