Chapter 6

Light and Lighting Control in Greenhouses


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8. Lopez, Roberto. 2013. Understanding The Differences Between Photoperiodic and Supplemental Lighting. Greenhouse Grower, November.
9. Mitchell, Cray A., Arend-Jan Both, C. Michael Bourget, John F. Burr, Chieri Kubota, Roberto G. Lopez, Robert C. Morrow, and Erik S. Runkle. 2012. LEDs: The Future of Greenhouse Lighting! International Society of Horticultural Science, 52(1).
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11. Runkle, Erik S. 2008. Do You Know What Your DLI Is? Greenhouse Product News, December.
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13. Runkle, Erik S. 2015. Light Wavebands & Their Effects on Plants. Greenhouse Product News, March.
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