Yield of Leafy Greens and Microclimate in Deep Winter Greenhouse Production in Minnesota

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Claire Flavin Hodge; Mary Rogers; Dan Handeen; Greg Schweser;
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: Sustainability (issn: 2071-1050)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/su11010028
  • Subject: organic vegetable production | cultivar trial | TD194-195 | Renewable energy sources | Deep Winter Greenhouse | winter production | controlled environment agriculture | season extension | TJ807-830 | GE1-350 | lettuce (<i>Lactuca sativa</i>) | Environmental sciences | Asian greens (<i>Brassica rapa</i>) | Environmental effects of industries and plants

The Deep Winter Greenhouse (DWG) uses passive solar technology to create an environment where cold tolerant crops like leafy greens can be grown during the winter to satisfy consumer demand for fresh local produce year-round and increase revenue for farmers. A cultivar ... View more
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