Garbage Dump Helps Grow a Tomato Farm

July 23, 2015 04:56 PM
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Latvia is not among countries whose latitude makes it suitable for growing moderate-climate vegetables, such as tomatoes. But - as we hear from VOA's George Putic - through clever use of a garbage dump as a source of energy, a large greenhouse near the capital Riga is now growing more than 450 tons of tomatoes annually.