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This is a story about saving the Colorado River, click to read all story. Given this context, the fact that Justen chose hydroponic irrigation, a technology that is said to waste 70% to 90% less water than traditional irrigation methods, is a decision that carries incredible significance for the life of people in this city. This combined with fully automated fertilization technology means that citizens are able to grow highly nutrient-dense vegetables indoors year-round.
In Justen’s relentless pursuit to find a way to shrink the model to the size of a countertop while keeping optimum functionality, he reached out to Jason from Denver. Jason rose to the challenge by delivering a solution to helping plants cope with low temperatures. He went on to add multiple light intensities to the GS1 as well as cleverly include an insulating film that film at the bottom for double protection to help plants pull through the winter safely.