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The Importance of Day Light Integral for Greenhouse Farming

The primary way to increase the yield of a greenhouse crop is to increase the amount of photosynthetic light delivered to the plants. The amount of light that plants receive should be optimal as both excessive and deficient light can impact growth ne…

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Which Matters: PAR or Lumens?

Indoor growers would have fantastic yields from grow lights if they knew which lights perform better for their crop. LED grow lights allow fine tuning of light spectrum specific to the needs of plants to develop through different stages. But, if the …

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How Different Spectra of Light Affect Plant Growth

It is a fact that plants are dependent on light to generate food, grow and reproduce. Without light the process of photosynthesis will not take place and natural growth cycle will not occur. When a plant is under natural lighting conditions, its grow…

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Understanding CRI and CCT of LED Lights

Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) are light sources that can be substitutes for natural sunlight and some produce full spectrum light to support full cycle cultivation. They can produce light with different wavelengths corresponding to different colors. W…

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How to Choose LED Grow Lights

Choosing LEDs to grow plants can be a smart and rewarding decision if the correct LED lights are used. For indoor plant cultivation, the correct LEDs need to produce proper amount of photosynthetic active radiations (PAR) that can enhance the plant g…

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How to Determine LED Wattage for your Grow?

Wattage of an LED determines the electrical energy input that a light requires. It is a measure of the LED’s energy consumption but not the light output. When buying incandescent bulbs, the bulb’s wattage indicates the brightness of the b…

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Top 5 Benefits of Using LED Grow Lights in Plant Cultivation

When growing plants indoors, it has always been difficult for cultivators to find an effective lighting source identical to sunlight. Before LED technology revolutionized greenhouse farming, gardeners were attempting to grow plants with traditional l…

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Using LEDs as Grow Lights

To replicate the natural solar spectrum, gardeners use indoor lighting for plant cultivation. Artificial grow lights are important because they provide plants with either supplemental lighting when natural light is dim, or to provide the sole source …

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