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25 Oct 2016

Grower Articles on Sole-Source Lighting in Horticulture

Roberto G. Lopez (Michigan State University) and Joshua K. Craver (Purdue University)

See the grower articles on LED lighting and effect on plant growth:

1. Sole-Source Lighting In Horticulture: Microgreens Production, Joshua K. Craver and Roberto G. Lopez, Greenhouse Grower, September 2015

2. Sole-Source Lighting In Horticulture: Bedding Plant Plug Production, Joshua K. Craver and Roberto G. Lopez, Greenhouse Grower, October 2015

3. The Impact of DLI, Light Quality and Photoperiod on Bedding Plant Flowering Response, W. Garrett Owen and Roberto G. Lopez, GPN, August 2016 (Note: the title was modified)

4. Evaluating Greenhouse Supplemental Lighting For Young And Finished Plant Production, Joshua K. Craver and Roberto G. Lopez, Greenhouse Grower, November 2016

Sole-source lighting in horticulture microgreens production (4770 KB)     Sole-source lighting bedding plant plug production (2797 KB)     The impact of light on plant flowering response (482 KB)     Evaluating greenhouse supplemental lighting for young and finshed plants (1684 KB)

25 Oct 2016

Grower Articles on LED Lighting and Effect on Plant Growth

Erik Runkle (Michigan State University)

See the grower articles on LED lighting and effect on plant growth:

1. Keys to Successful Seedling Production, GPN, November 2015

2. Managing Light to Improve Rooting of Cuttings, GPN, September 2016

3. Juvenility in Perennials, GPN, June 2016

4. Efficacy of Lamp Types at Controlling Flowering, GPN, February 2016

5. Red Light and Plant Growth, GPN, August 2016

6. Success with Succulents, GPN, July 2016

Keys to successful seedling production (190 KB)     Success with succulents (1169 KB)

25 Oct 2016

LED Lighting Grower Articles

Erik Runkle (Michigan State University)

See the grower articles on LED lighting:

1. Lighting Metrics … And What Matters, GPN, October 2015

2. Diffused Glass, GPN, April 2016

3. A Closer Look at Far-Red Radiation, GPN, May 2016

4. The Economic Viability of LED Lighting, Greenhouse Grower TECHNOLOGY, September/October 2016

Lighting metrics... and what matters (106 KB)     Diffused glass (304 KB)     A closer look at far-red radiation (209 KB)     Economic viability of LED lighting (210 KB)

19 Oct 2016

Michigan State University Research Update 2016

Erik Runkle (Michigan State University)

Opportunities, challenges, and future directions of using LEDs for plant applications

1. The effect of different wavelengths of light (UV, blue, green, red, far-red) on plants. 

2. LED lights for supplemental greenhouse lighting. 

3. Commercial trial at Galema’s Greenhouse, evaluating LED toplighting as an alternative to HPS lamps for supplemental lighting of annual bedding plant seedlings (collaborative research). 

4. Lighting during propagation. 

5. Leafy green production indoors.

ISHS International Lighting Symposium

www.lightsym16.com

MSU Research Update 2016 (1605 KB)

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