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Conviron announces new distributor for Colombia, Peru and Ecuador

Conviron has announced the appointment of Below Zero Refrigeration (BZR). BZR brings over fifty years of combined service and technical support to the scientific community and will be promoting Conviron plant growth chambers and rooms in the South American markets of Colombia, Peru and Ecuador.In addition to.....

How to size a cooling system for your indoor garden

Designing an indoor garden can be complicated. Cannabis is a new industry and though growers can pull best practices from similar industries, the fact remains that setting up a commercial cultivation facility is complicated and hard to navigate for new entrants. From navigating regulatory requirements to.....

NVAC Greenhouse (Natural Ventilation Augmented Cooling)

McGill researchers develop new passive cooling and ventilation solution

There is a growing market for adapted greenhouse structures in tropical and hot climate regions. An alternative evaporative cooling solution for greenhouses that is cost effective and accessible has been developed by researchers at McGill University. While greenhouses generally increase productivity, high.....

Reducing ethylene levels allows higher storage temperatures for vegetables

Storing and transporting fruit and vegetables in low temperatures reduces postharvest losses, but refrigeration also increases energy costs and environmentally harmful emissions. Decreasing ethylene concentrations in the atmosphere surrounding the produce might be an alternative way for extending postharvest.....