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Studying How Light Spectrum Quality Impacts Vegetable Transplant Growth

Different plant species have different light requirements at each stage of their development. One...

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Smart Farming: A Magic Bullet to Meet the Increasing Demand for Food.

The United Nations estimates that by 2050 the world population could grow to about 9.7 billion...

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Smart Farming with Data-Driven Agriculture

Farming is ever-evolving. Far beyond horse and plow, modern agricultural advances are driven by...

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Photosynthetic Photon Efficacy: Does it Really Equal Growth Efficacy?

Grow light efficacy has been a hot topic over the last few years. Although efficacy metrics are...

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LIGHT TREATMENTS: BOOSTING PLANTS WITH FAR RED

At the far edge of what the human eye can perceive, far-red radiation lies along the spectrum from ...

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LED SPECTRUM DESIGN INSIGHTS WITH IDA FALLSTROM

In our recent interview with Ida Fällström, Research Manager at Heliospectra, we gained insights...

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LED Rebates, Incentives & Cost Savings

Across North America, governments and utilities are offering generous LED rebates and incentives...

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Hybrid Lighting: Using both LED and HPS

When considering horticultural lighting for a greenhouse or indoor grow facility, the decision...

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How 4 Young Vertical Farming Visionaries Built a Thriving Business in Just 3 Years

It all began in 2017 when three friends, Magnus Crommert, Cristoffer Barath and Erik Lundgren...

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Hedging Against Climate Change with Controlled Environment Agriculture

Last year, social distancing restrictions and border closures created harvest and supply chain...

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