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Shannon O’Malley, an owner of Brick Street Farms, stands with heirloom lettuces growing under daytime LED lights.LARA CERRI | Times

There are acres of leafy greens inside these shipping crates on an old St. Petersburg junkyard

ST. PETERSBURG — The would-be farmers bought three transoceanic refrigerated shipping containers, just a little dinged up, for $6,500 each. Shannon O'Malley and Bradley Doyle had them hauled to a distressed property they purchased on Second Avenue S and painted them a vibrant green. The green of John Deere tractors …