Author Archives: Lou Anella

About Lou Anella

Lou Anella ( is a professor with the Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture at Oklahoma State University.

Irrigating Crops On Demand

Automating greenhouse irrigation can be a huge labor saver, which is imperative for a modern greenhouse to be competitive. Irrigation controllers make it possible to automate greenhouse irrigation, but one usually programs the system to come on for a set time on a set schedule. Environmental conditions change such that a set program may be