Emily Margold, Crop Sciences major at university, developed a potato with extra Vitamin A and nutrients inside. She plans to open-source the potato to help the poor and the children of the planet. Verd-Agra Corporation is trying to stop Emily as her "Super Tuber" will cost them. Corporate thugs claim because Emily used Verd-Agra seed to grow it, her tuber belongs to them and they steal the potato. Sophie and Eliot team up to lead a quickly assembled con, Hardison makes a friend, Parker dances with fire and Nate has a field trip.
Did You Know?
Eliot assumed the alias of "Willie Riker". William Riker is first officer of the Enterprise on Star Trek: The Next Generation. The character for William Riker is played by Jonathan Frakes, who directed 13 episodes of Leverage. See more
Traffic outside VerdAgra HQ is driving on the wrong side of the road. Several bright yellow vehicles are also outside the building. The vehicles are actually NHS ambulances as the building shown is James Cook University Hospital in the northeastern city of Middlesbrough in England. See more
There's a lot of ex-military muscle around - ATF, Secret Service. You can tell by their stance.