Developing the right light recipes for greenhouse vegetable crops

Developing the right light recipes for greenhouse vegetable crops

Originally published in Issue 15 Canadian researchers at the Harrow Research and Development Centre are working with growers to determine which horticultural lights are the […]

Hort Americas Offers OSRAM Horticultural LED Lights

Hort Americas Offers OSRAM Horticultural LED Lights

Hort Americas is now offering OSRAM’s ZELION HL300 series of horticultural LED fixtures including controls and accessories. One of main advantages of the fixtures is […]

Using light to enhance the nutritional value of microgreens

Using light to enhance the nutritional value of microgreens

Originally published in LightHort The cover photo (taken by Joshua Craver) of the January issue of the Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science features microgreens. […]

How LED lighting treatments affect greenhouse tomato quality

How LED lighting treatments affect greenhouse tomato quality

LEDs show potential as cost-saving alternative to overhead high-pressure sodium lamps AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR HORTICULTURAL SCIENCE WEST LAFAYETTE, IN – To satisfy increasing consumer demand […]

Valoya drives Queen Mary University’s research into higher yields in agricultural crops in collaboration with Microsoft.

Valoya drives Queen Mary University’s research into higher yields in agricultural crops in collaboration with Microsoft.

Valoya (Helsinki, FInland) a leading provider of advanced plant lighting systems, worked with Microsoft Corp. to create next generation of state of the art lighting […]

Irvine: Planning Agriculture for the 21st Century – by Jim Pantaleo

Irvine: Planning Agriculture for the 21st Century – by Jim Pantaleo

In 1972 I moved to rural Irvine from nearby Huntington Beach, best known as Surf City, USA. At the time Irvine was the agricultural heart […]

Supplemental Greenhouse Lighting: Are You Using the Right Kind of Light?

Supplemental Greenhouse Lighting: Are You Using the Right Kind of Light?

Much like selecting the lights for your Christmas tree based on size, shape, and color to create the perfect, nostalgic effect; selecting the appropriate supplemental […]