How Do Your Old Batteries Help Grow Corn?

The average AA battery has less than 100 hours worth of juice in it before it's dead. What happens to the billions of batteries that are thrown out each year? Believe it or not, they help grow food.

Login to rate this video.

You can place this video on your website by inserting the (X)HTML code below:

Embed code:
<iframe src="" width="400" height="330" frameborder="0"></iframe>

You can email this video to your friends by entering their addresses below:

Your information:

add Add another recipient

Human verification:

People who liked this video also liked

AtmosFear freefall tower at Liseberg Gothenburg in Sweden
I Can't Taste Anything
1087 Days in Just 15 Minutes - Growing Plant Time Lapse COMPILATION
Colored balls elevator. Particle fluid. Music. Molecular Script. Video 4K
2019 Tasmanian Tiger Photo
Budgie Balancing Trick


10 comments posted so far. Login to add a comment.

Expand all comments

Picture of Meggey42 achievements

+4 1. Meggey commented 8 years ago

Thats some powerful fertilizer 8-) >:)
Picture of ringmaster54 achievements

+7 2. ringmaster commented 8 years ago

Then the animals eat the vegetables there and turn into Duracell rabbits :)
Picture of thundersnow58 achievements

+7 3. thundersnow commented 8 years ago

This video is true snotr material <3
Picture of mwak48 achievements

+3 4. mwak commented 8 years ago

interesting to see how the primary sector has evolved in the developed countries in so few years.
It's more like people configuring computers than manual work.
Picture of challenger45149 achievements

+4 5. challenger451 commented 8 years ago

I wanted to see the corn. I feel inplcomplete. :(
Picture of Judge-Jake53 achievements

+2 6. Judge-Jake commented 8 years ago

#5 Inplcomplete!! omg I used to feel like that (i) :squirrel:
Picture of thundersnow58 achievements

+1 7. thundersnow commented 8 years ago

#6 When?...Before snotr was invented? O:)
Picture of tiggfigg29 achievements

+1 8. tiggfigg commented 8 years ago

How it's Made: Plumbus
Picture of Judge-Jake53 achievements

+3 9. Judge-Jake commented 8 years ago

#7 You do know that you started with Dyslexia yesterday don't you?

I think a better ideo (< word spelt deliberately funny for Thunders)would be to cut out all that production cost and electricity and really save the planet by simply throwing your old batteries into fields. >:)
Picture of thundersnow58 achievements

+1 10. thundersnow commented 8 years ago

#9..Hahahaha, too funny, JJ...yeah, I saw it...I guess Geek doesn't proof read before posting which makes a fool out of him and me >:)..but that's okay, made me giggle, if anything...I appreciate you adjusting your spelling especially for me..that's true snotr friendship <3 :squirrel: