A queue has formed outside the New York Apple store, days ahead of the 3G iPhone's release on July 11.

However, this queue, which started to form over the weekend, is slightly different from most. It is made up of people from an environmental group called The Who Farm, which wants to both set a world’s record for standing in line to buy a product at the same time as putting its social-agricultural-political message across.

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Among other aims, the campaigners want to transform the lawn of the White House into an organic farm, as reported by CNN Money.

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