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LED 4 Crops

  World LED Science 

Our Partners Philips are bringing knowledge from all round the world to the LED 4 Crops project . We have listed some of these below and put links where available.

UK STC LED Facility: Click Here to find out more about our LED facility.

Chrysanthemums:   Click Here for more information.

USA :Knowledge includes research into the following areas:

  • Young plant rooting/germination trials with Purdue University for the Top 10 bedding/potplants of USA .
  • Photoperiodic tests with Michigan State University (Flowering Lamp).
  •  Spinach at Cornell University.
  •  Tomato and cucumber trials at Guelph University.

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 China: Research is being carried out at the following institutions:

  1. Shanghai Jiaotong University
  2. Beijing IEDA

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France: Work is being carried out at:

  • INRA France: Avignon, Angers, Colmar
  • CNRS, Strasbourg


Germany: Max Planck



Helping to revolutionise the way we grow plants

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LED and Chrysanthemums

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LED does more than just save on energy.

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The Philips lighting stand will be present at this weeks HDC Focus on Light Spectrum for Horticulture conference at STC.

Video of LED powered lettuce production in Holland (Deliscious)

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