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Entrepreneurs step aboard, make their pitch
Entrepreneurs step aboard, make their pitch

J.J. Reidy boarded a garish yellow RV parked in Harbor East and shared a vision: vast greenhouses in Baltimore raising produce to feed thousands, the plants feeding on nutrients from the waste of fish swimming in nearby tanks. In two minutes and 35 seconds of video time, the graduate business student and would-be entrepreneur delivered the pitch he fashioned with his business partner, Julie Buisson, wrapping it up with a punchy closing line: "We believe we can feed our city in our city." He was among some 200 people from one end of Maryland to the other who have in the last three weeks stepped aboard the 33-foot recreational vehicle to convey their notions of what could be,...

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