Exceptional growth in current Growtainer trials at Texas A&M

These photos were taken just 9 days apart inside one of the Growtainer Containers at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. The Garrison Lettuce is being grown in a fully controlled Growtainer environment that is designed by Greentech Agro LLC.

Close up:

June 16, 2014

June 25, 2014

Cultivation Scheme: 
Daytime Temp : 78F
Nightime Temp : 70F
CO2;:1000 ppm
Lights on: 18 hours
Lights off : 6 hours

The Growtainers are customizable and stackable, mobile, modular and extremely user friendly. The Growtrollerâ„¢ control system can be remotely monitored and operated over the internet or on a smartphone and offers video and audio communication in real time. The benefits of the Growtainerâ„¢ container production are substantial including year round production, attention to food safety issues, a reduction in food miles, increased freshness and longer shelf life.

Click here to read more about the Growtainers in a previously published article by HortiDaily

For more information: visit www.growtainers.com or email info@growtainers.com

Publication date:

Receive the daily newsletter in your email for free | Click here

Other news in this sector:

Sign up for our daily Newsletter and stay up to date with all the latest news!

Subscribe I am already a subscriber

You are using software which is blocking our advertisements (adblocker).

As we provide the news for free, we are relying on revenues from our banners. So please disable your adblocker and reload the page to continue using this site.

Click here for a guide on disabling your adblocker.