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In high-wire cultivation, it’s important that the light penetrates deep into the crop

13/10/2020

Many growers who invest in LED lighting opt for wide-beam LED fixtures with a high light output. In this way, they aim to achieve optimal light distribution at the top of the crop and to limit investment costs. In high-wire crops, however, it is particularly important that the light penetrates deep into the crop, so that as many leaves as possible contribute to the photosynthesis. This is why Hortilux's advice is to invest in more, and far-reaching, LED fixtures in this case. This can result in up to eight percent production gains.

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Easily add LED fixtures to your HPS grow light system

12/10/2020

In the coming years, many growers will be adding LED grow light to their existing HPS grow light systems, creating hybrid grow light systems. There are a wide range of reasons for beginning to use a hybrid grow light system. They are often related to new cultivation and production goals, or to the possibilities and limitations that the greenhouse presents (for example higher energy costs and/or limited energy capacity).

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More than a hundred growers share their experiences with grow light

14/07/2020

Hortilux asked 100 Dutch growers and 30 growers from other countries about their experiences with HPS, LED and hybrid grow light systems. This knowledge document zooms in on the main results of this research. In addition, the experienced Hortilux consultants interpret the results and put them in perspective.

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Medical Cannabis growers can learn from fresh produce and flower growers

13/03/2020

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HORTILED Multi 4DIM: multiple light recipes in a single fixture

29/01/2020

The new HORTILED Multi 4DIM enables researchers and growers to experiment with various color combinations in a single fixture.

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Participate in the Hortilux ‘grow light survey’!

10/12/2019

Win a copy of the book Plant Empowerment!

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