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Voices of Horticulture: Ricardo Hernandez

  Ricardo’s Journey Illumines Horticulture El viaje de Ricardo ilumina la horticultura https://hortamericas.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Voices-of-Horticulture-Ricardo-Hernandez.mp3 Ricardo Hernandez’s story is an inspirational journey of immigration, dedication, perseverance, and hard work that continues to shine light on unknown frontiers in horticulture. His story is exceptional. Ricardo was born in the small town of Valle de Allende, Chihuahua, Mexico (2010 […]

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Voices of Horticulture: Leo Marcelis

Leo Marcelis Wageningen University Horticulture & Product Physiology Droevendaalsesteeg 1 6708 PB Wageningen Netherlands leo.marcelis@wur.nl Featured in Urban Ag News http://urbanagnews.com/emag/issue-15/ Greenhouse Technology http://greenhousetechnology.international/interview/urban-farming-will-not-solve-the-problem-of-world-hunger Wageningen University http://www.wur.nl/en/Persons/Leo-Marcelis.htm   Haifa Group Plant Nutrition Webinar Google Scholar LinkedIn FDCEA    

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Voices of Horticulture: Morgan Pattison

  Morgan Pattison, Solid State Lighting Services, Inc. SSLS, Inc. is a technology consulting firm focused on evaluating LED and OLED products, technologies, and systems for advanced lighting applications.  info@sslsinc.com   Publications: 1. The Blue LED Nobel Prize: Historical context, current scientific understanding, human benefit 2. Light-emitting diode technology status and directions: Opportunities for horticultural lighting […]

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Voices of Horticulture: Ricardo Hernandez

Ricardo Hernandez of North Carolina State University Sustainable Horticulture Energy https://hortenergy.cals.ncsu.edu/people/   Publications 1. The Evolution of LEDs 2. Plant Morphogenesis 3. Far-red and Blue Light Synergistically Mitigate Intumescence Injury of Tomato Plants Grown Under Ultraviolet-deficit Light Environment 4. Physiological, Morphological, and Energy-use Efficiency Comparisons of LED and HPS Supplemental Lighting for Cucumber Transplant Production […]

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Voices of Horticulture: Marc van Iersel

Marc van Iersel, Professor of Horticulture crop physiology and nutrition http://hortphys.uga.edu/ Lighting collaboration with PhytoSynthetix Smart Lights Communicate with Plants – Seed World http://seedworld.com/smart-lights-communicate-with-plants/     Program Area: Agriculture & Natural Resources Department of Horticulture University of Georgia 1111 Plant Science Building Athens, GA 30602 Email: mvanier@uga.edu Phone: (706) 583-0284 LinkedIn   Affordable Soil Moisture […]

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Voices of Horticulture: Dr. Alex Krichevsky’s Glow in Dark Plant and the Plant Infirmary

Dr. Alex Krichevsky’s Glow in Dark Plant and the Plant Infirmary Dr. Alex Krichevsky is an eclectic plant scientist with a penchant for entrepreneurialism. Dr. Alex was born in the Soviet Union and began his formal education in Israel. He immigrated to the United States and after a few stints in academia in New York […]

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Voices of Horticulture: Ben Bylsma, Michigan’s Food Innovator

Ben Bylsma, Turning Chefs into Growers The Food Innovation Center Kalamazoo Valley Community College Ben Bylsma, production manager at the Kalamazoo Valley Community College’s Food Innovation Center is helping chef’s become growers. The Kalamazoo Valley Healthy Neighborhoods Food Innovation Center is unique mix of culinary arts, health care and horticulture is evolving in Kalamazoo, Michigan. […]

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Voices of Horticulture: American Veterans become Community Farmers

“American Veterans become Community Farmers” Our American Veterans have bravely served and protected our nation, our freedom and our people. Although we can never repay them for what they have done we can help them continue their journey after serving our country. Rutgers University’s V.E.T.S. program is a creative effort where a community has come […]

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Voices of Horticulture: Dr. A.J. Both, Rutgers University

“The Horticulture Light Label” Dr. A. J. Both outlines the need for a standard horticulture lighting label and proposes a “Quick Facts Horticulture Lighting Label.” https://hortamericas.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/AJ-Both-hort-americas-voices-horticulture.mp3   Research Articles: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Aj_Both https://scholar.google.nl/citations?user=ZzoETD4AAAAJ&hl=en http://leds.hrt.msu.edu/research/ Hort Americas Blog – Discussing LED Lights A.J. on YouTube: