Young Plant Production
Published on March 4, 2019
Part 2 of a 5-part series explains how far-red light and light intensity (the photosynthetic photon flux density) interact to influence growth of young plants indoors, under fully controlled environments.
Published on November 15, 2018
Michigan State University researchers discuss the impacts of using white light on plant growth and human vision, as well as energy considerations when growing ornamental seedlings indoors.
Published on November 19, 2015
Although the topics discussed don’t include all of the key aspects of plug production, focusing on these key parameters will certainly help lead to success.
Published on December 19, 2014
Temperature primarily drives the rate of root and shoot development while light provides the energy to promote that growth. When one of these environmental factors is not optimized, rooting is delayed.
Published on November 18, 2013
Applications of plant growth regulators such as benzyladenine (BA; a cycokinin) and/or gibberellic acid (GA) may suppress lower-leaf yellowing and senescence.