Next Generation Organic CultivationNext Generation Organic Cultivation

Published on
June 3, 2014

Marcel Raaphorst

On an organic greenhouse the humidity is controlled by blowing warmed up outdoor air through the crop. 2 years of monitoring has shown that it is possible to use the screens more intensively and save over 20% on the heat demand. A part of these savings is due to regain units. Thanks to the diffuse glass on top of the greenhouse, the production is higher than in a comparable greenhouse.

Publication (in Dutch)