Short Course: CEA Variable Controls



Learn how plants respond to different environmental variables and how to apply this knowledge to improve your indoor system management and crop production!


Instructor: M.S. Karla Garcia
-Hort Americas Technical Service
-Master in Plant Sciences from The University of Arizona
-Recognition by ISHS in strawberry hydroponic research
-Editor: Book Roadmap to Growing Leafy Greens and Herbs
-CEO at Microgreens FLN

DATE: Saturday, August 21, 2021

Schedule: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (Central Standard Time)

Platform: ZOOM US

Price: $50 US

Once you have registered, we will make contact to provide access to our LIVE session.

Course Content

-Advantages of controlled environment agriculture
-Energy balance


a) Solar radiation

b) Artificial lighting

c) How improve net photosynthetic rate


a) Fans/ Air circulation


a) Plant transpiration


a) Effect in plant metabolism

b) How plants respond to temperature?

c) Treatments



a) Nutrient function and uptake

-Oxygen in root zone

-Water and root zone temperature