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This Tiny Country Feeds the World – National Geographic

The Netherlands has become an agricultural giant by showing what the future of farming could look like.

The great indoors provides optimal growing conditions for lettuce and other leafy greens at Siberia B.V. Each acre in the greenhouse yields as much lettuce as 10 outdoor acres and cuts the need for chemicals by 97 percent.

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/09/holland-agriculture-sustainable-farming/