WIRED: Advanced Crop Lab

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September 9, 2014. Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.<br />
 Various fertilizers are mixed with reverse osmosis filtered water below the greenhouse and are pushed up in carefully monitored cycles by the fertigation system.<br />
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.