September 9, 2014. Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.
Below the floor of the main greenhouse are climate controlled growth chambers, that are kept within 1/2 to 1 degree of their assigned temperature. Mirrored walls help ensure even light exposure for theses soybeans.
The Syngenta Advanced Crop Lab is nearly one acre of advanced agricultural research under glass. The lab is capable of maintaining many different environments under its roof, allowing scientists to test the effects of various environmental elements on different crops and plants side by side.