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RESOURCE OPTIMIZATION IN CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT AGRICULTURE

Investigators
Walters, Ke, .
Institutions
University of Tennessee
Start date
2021
End date
2023
Objective
Objective 1. To evaluate and develop strategies to improve energy efficiency in controlled environment agriculture. Objective 2. To reduce fresh water use and evaluate alternative fertilizers and growing substrates for the production of greenhouse crops. Objective 3. To train growers and students to utilize emerging controlled environment agriculture technologies.
Funding Source
Nat'l. Inst. of Food and Agriculture
Project source
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Project number
TEN00580
Accession number
1025614
Categories
Chemical Contaminants