Virtual Field Trip

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Technology in Agriculture: Feeding the Growing Globe
Brought to you by Syngenta & AgExplorer

One of the greatest challenges of the 21st century will be feeding a growing world population in a sustainable way, with limited land and fresh water. Take your students on a virtual field trip to Syngenta’s Research and Development Center in Research Triangle Park, Raleigh, NC to learn how analytics, chemistry, agronomy and biology are revolutionizing the way food is grown to help address this challenge.

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Classroom Activity

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Students will discover how professionals use a variety of techniques and technologies to match seed varieties with specific climates and breed more efficient and sustainable crops.

 

 

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