Lettuce farming

NASA to Cultivate Lettuce in Space

September 13, 2013 / No Comments

American space agency NASA is now going in for another experiment at its International Space Station. The agency is set to cultivate lettuce plants for making the space station self sufficient in terms of food. According to an article in the September issue of ‘The Modern Farmer’, NASA’s vegetable production system starts on an experimental basis this December. The system will ...