1 Apr 2020
LEDs: Blue & Far-Red Light
Yujin Park & Erik Runkle (Michigan State University)
studying the effects of light quality on plant growth.
GrowerTalks 2019 series article 3 (933 KB)
4 Jun 2019
Minimum Light Requirements for Indoor Gardening of Lettuce
Maria Paz, Paul R. Fisher, and Celina Gómez (University of Florida)
Evaluating the growth (fresh and dry mass), accumulation of key phytochemical constituents (leaf photosynthetic pigment and nitrate content), and aesthetic quality (elongation and pigmentation) of red-leaf lettuce (Lactuca sativa) grown from transplant to a harvest stage in an indoor environment.
Minimum Light Requirements Indoor Gardening Lettuce (839 KB)
1 Jun 2019
The Economics of Lighting Young Plants Indoors
Paul R. Fisher, Celina Gómez, Megh Poudel (University of Florida) & Erik Runkle (Michigan State University)
An economic analysis of growing young plants indoors with LEDs.
GrowerTalks 2019 series economics article (460 KB)