Technology Lets NC Man To Grow Tomatoes In Winter

By Chick Jacobs

In this Jan. 27, 2014 photo, Ryan Patterson looks up a row of tomatoes growing in his greenhouse, which is heated by a large boiler fired by burning wood chips, on the Patterson Farm near Broadway, N.C. (AP Photo/The Fayetteville Observer, Johnny Horne)

BROADWAY, N.C. (AP) – Outside, the temperature dipped to near zero, and snow locked everything in a chilling blanket of white.

Inside, in a hazy world of green, the only activity was the faint buzzing of bees drifting on 62-degree breezes and the occasional hum of fans.

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