THIRD GENERATION: Currently, efforts are underway to increase the levels of vitamins and minerals in plants to meet (RDA) nutritional needs. Certain plants soak up minerals at an astounding rate. Our industry uses this technology to grow these plants in water saturated with minerals. The plant absorbs these nutrients through the roots, wraps them in a plant matrix making them three dimensional which allows our body recognizes as food! They meet the RDA as they are standardized.