Optimizing Crop Production, Nutrition, Flavor and Marketability with Spectral Science

Optimizing Crop Production, Nutrition, Flavor and Marketability with Spectral Science

March 16, 2015

Optimizing Crop Production, Nutrition, Flavor and Marketability with Spectral Science

This webcast reviews the results of recent studies conducted at the University of Guelph and in-house at LumiGrow. Topics include light-driven influence over flavor in basil and lettuce; control of plant growth and flowering in zinnia; and how LED lighting outperforms HPS with greenhouse-grown gerbera for flower quality and longevity.

Presenters:

  • Youbin Zheng, Ph.D., Environmental Horticulture Chair, University of Guelph
  • Melanie Yelton Ph.D., Director of Research, LumiGrow

Moderator:

  • George Chan, Senior Product Marketing Manager, LumiGrow

 

Watch this 30-minute webcast to learn how to:

  • Influence flavor in leafy greens
  • Drive plant growth and flowering in floral crops
  • Boost yield per watt with LED lights