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The economics of lighting young plants indoors

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June 12, 2019 - Author: Paul Fisher, Celina Gomez, Megh Poudel, and

This article provides the framework of the economics and profitability of indoor lighting of young plants (transplants). It includes example costs for an indoor plant factory in Japan, and provides highlights for indoor lighting used by two commercial growers in the U.S.

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Tags: greenhouse light management, light management in greenhouses and controlled environments


Related Topic Areas

Floriculture & Greenhouse Crop Production


Authors

Erik Runkle

Erik Runkle
(517) 353-0350
runkleer@msu.edu


For more information visit:

MSU Extension
Department of Horticulture

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