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Record number 407776
Title LED light requirements ... for greenhouses and growth rooms
Author(s) Nederhoff, E.M.
Source Practical Hydroponics & Greenhouses 119 (2011). - ISSN 1321-8727 - p. 32 - 35.
Department(s) Wageningen UR Greenhouse Horticulture
Publication type Article in professional journal
Publication year 2011
Keyword(s) glastuinbouw - lichtgevende dioden - kastechniek - cultuurmethoden - groeikamers - nederland - greenhouse horticulture - light emitting diodes - greenhouse technology - cultural methods - growth chambers - netherlands
Categories Cultivation, Cultural Methods
Abstract LEDs have potential for use as grow lights in greenhouses to supplement low natural light levels, and also for use in growth rooms and 'plant factories' as the main light source. The light spectrum is critical. Unfortunately, it seems that there is not a simple recipe freely available for growing 'any' crop successfully long-term with LED light only.
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