Lighting Book Light Management in Controlled Environments

July 25, 2017

Three Lucky Lighting Book Winners at Cultivate’17

Each day during Cultivate’17, the Greenhouse Grower/Meister Media Worldwide booth gave away one copy of “Light Management in Controlled Environments.”

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Biocontrols and beneficials absolutely can be used in outdoor production, with the use of banker plant systems

May 2, 2017

Michigan State Offering Summer Courses on Biocontrols and Greenhouse Lighting

Registration for the courses, which take place online and provide detailed information on biocontrols and lighting in the greenhouse, is now open.

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Lighting Book Light Management in Controlled Environments

April 24, 2017

“Light Management in Controlled Environments” Now Available on Amazon

An expanded update to “Lighting Up Profits,” this new lighting book unlocks the secrets of managing light to enhance greenhouse crop production.

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LumiGrow Growers Council

April 17, 2017

LumiGrow’s Latest Lighting Research Highlighted in Grower Event, Upcoming Webinar

Industry leaders representing a broad range of vegetable, floriculture, and cannabis producers gathered to learn how to implement modern lighting strategies for their own production.

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Measuring the light distribution from an LED lamp - feature

March 17, 2017

Consider Evaluating the Benefits of LED Lighting for Your Crops

Despite the potentially high installation cost of LED lighting, several advantages mean it’s worth considering. Collecting information and conducting small-scale trials can help you make LED lighting profitable at your operation.

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Erik Runkle at LED Research Summit

February 28, 2017

Highlights From the First-Ever LED Lighting Research Summit

Leading horticulture researchers explored new innovations in emerging agriculture when Colorado State University and Philips Lighting convened an inaugural Research Summit on LED lighting in horticulture.

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LumiGrow Gerbera feature

February 1, 2017

How Lighting Companies Are Tackling Plant Quality

Working with researchers and growers, three suppliers have learned how effective lighting can lead to healthier crops.

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Single-internode culm cutting of purple fountain grass.

January 5, 2017

Successful Propagation of Purple Fountain Grass From Single-Internode Culm Cuttings

In the first article of a two-part series, researchers discuss how propagation daily light integral and root-zone temperature influence root growth and development of single-internode purple fountain grass culm cuttings.

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LED lights used in greenhouse

November 4, 2016

Evaluating Greenhouse Supplemental Lighting For Young And Finished Plant Production

Researchers at Purdue and Michigan State University compare young and finished plant production under LED toplighting and HPS lamps to determine which source is most effective.

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light-deprivation-system

October 27, 2016

5 Things Cannabis Growers Should Look For In A Light Deprivation System

From automation to installation, here are five things you need to know when adding a light deprivation system to your cannabis greenhouse.

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cannabis-under-led-lighting

October 24, 2016

Study Shows Effectiveness Of Growing Cannabis Under LED Lighting

The study, conducted by the Wageningen University & Research Centre in The Netherlands, shows some varieties of cannabis plants grown under LED lighting may produce more medicinally active substances than if they had been grown under other intensive lighting systems.

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greenpower-led-production-module-philips-lighting

October 18, 2016

Lighting Research Center Is Surveying Growers On Supplemental Lighting

The Center, part of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, is looking for commercial growers to participate in an online survey regarding supplemental greenhouse lighting.

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