Make LED switch now to curb rising energy costs, urges LST

AgTech firm Light Science Technologies (LST) is urging glasshouse growers to ditch HPS lighting for LEDs as indoor farming feels the pinch from rising energy costs.

+5.4% Boost in Cannabis

After three months under the films, dry, trimmed harvest weights were reported in September of 2019. Dry yield showed an extra 2.5 lbs harvested from under the film, equivalent to a +5.4% increase in total dry yield.

Fluence Selected as LED Technology Partner by Major Cannabis Cultivators in Growing Portuguese Market

Portuguese growers have leveraged Fluence's industry-leading technology to achieve better yields and a more efficient cultivation process

Using LED Technology Improve Plant Cultivation

Light quality and spectrum controllability is a prerequisite for the maximized use of light energy to save energy, reduce growing cycle times, enhance production, and improve product quality.

PETIT BRÛLÉ ADOPTS SOLLUM'S TECHNOLOGY

THE ECOLOGICAL FARM IN RIGAUD, QUÉBEC, IS SOLD ON ITS DYNAMIC LED SOLUTION FOR THEIR GROWING BUSINESS

Surna Cultivation Technologies to Exhibit at Upcoming Conferences in the First Quarter of 2023

Surna Cultivation Technologies LLC ("Surna"), a leader in controlled environment agriculture (CEA) systems engineering and technologies, and a subsidiary of CEA Industries Inc. (NASDAQ: CEAD), today announced its participation in upcoming indoor ag conferences taking place in February and March 2023:

Global Garden Partners with AB Lighting to Distribute Full Line of Grow Lights for Cannabis Cultivation

Global Garden announces its partnership with AB Lighting as a distributor of their LED grow lights. Although the AB Lighting brand is new, the team is not. They are the manufacturer of one of the largest LED grow light series that is distributed in North America. With over 30 years of research and development, 50+ tested spectra, 100+ tested crops, and 30+ fixture industrial designs, they have the skills to design best-in-class fixtures.

New R&D project for vertical food production without artificial lighting.

NOVAGRIC has developed in collaboration with Tecnalia an innovation project that solves the critical points of vertical agriculture, increasing the profitability of this type of installations.

SOLLUM TECHNOLOGIES RAISES $30 MILLION TO SUPPORT THE GROWTH OF ITS OPERATIONS

Sollum® offers greenhouse growers a technology that has become the standard for fully dynamic smart LED lighting. As the only 100% programmable technology, it can replicate the Sun's natural light cycle with unparalleled accuracy for cultivating any produce, regardless of its native climate and the location of the greenhouse.

Shedding Light on Diffused Glass Vs Clear Glass - Greenhouse

Traditionally, most glass is produced as 'clear glass' - a staple in the growing industry for decades. Diffused glass can also help prevent sunburns from taking hold in the crop.

HPS replacement: now is the time to switch, says LST

As Winter is now underway, AgTech firm Light Science Technologies (LST) is urging glasshouse growers to ditch HPS lighting for LEDs as rising energy costs impact indoor farming.

Energous and ams OSRAM Collaborate to Develop Wirelessly Powered Solutions for Agricultural Sensor Applications

-Collaboration will combine technologies to develop a wirelessly powered multi-spectral light sensor solution for vertical farming and controlled-environment Agriculture -Solution includes AS7343 spectral sensor from ams OSRAM and the WattUp PowerBridge from Energous -Demonstration on display at CES 2023

2022 Top Article - Drones and Robotics in Agriculture

Using an in-expensive drone, they can map a full quarter section of land in about 20 minutes, providing a real-time map that is able to instantly show variability and allow them to quickly identify problem areas and determine solutions.

2022 Top Article - Indoor Agriculture: Driving up LED Efficiency to Reduce the Costs of Artificial Sun

Increasing lighting efficiency can make a big difference to running costs. This is one of the reasons driving the move to replace traditional lighting solutions with LEDs in recent years.

2022 Top Article - AI and Custom Imaging Hardware to Address the Challenges of Growing High-quality Crops

The twin pressures of a relentless increase in the demand for larger volumes and higher quality fruits and vegetables together with pressures on growers for more sustainable farming will drive the need for higher yields at the plant level.

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