Ag Science Cafe

#15 - 80 Acres and Infinite Acres Farms

This presentation was given by Eric Ellestad at 80 Acres Farms during our 15th cafe forum on January 14th, 2020. Indoor Ag Science Cafe is organized by the project team funded by USDA SCRI grant program.

#13 - Back to Basics: Plant Responses to Temperature

This presentation 'Back to Basics - Plant Responses to Temperature' was given by Dr. Chieri Kubota (the Ohio State University) during our 13th cafe forum on November 19th, 2019. Indoor Ag Science Cafe is organized by the project team funded by USDA SCRI grant program.

#12 - Early History of Indoor Agriculture & Associated Technology Development

This presentation 'Early History of Indoor Plant Agriculture & Associated Technology Development' was given by Dr. Cary Mitchell (Purdue University) during our 12th cafe forum on October 15th, 2019.

#11 - HVAC: Controlling the Environment to Control Plant Responses

This presentation 'HVAC: Controlling the Environment to Control Plant Responses'  was given by Nadia Sabeh (Dr. Greenhouse) during our 11th forum on August 28th, 2019.

#10 - Producing high-quality microgreens under sole-source lighting

This presentation 'Producing high-quality microgreens under sole-source lighting'  was given by Roberto Lopez (Michigan State University) during our 10th forum on May 29, 2019.

#9 - Environmental Uniformity and Climate Control in Plant Factory

This presentation 'Environmental Uniformity and Climate Control in Plant Factory with Artificial Lighting'  was given by Murat Kacira (University of Arizona) during our 9th forum on April 23, 2019.

#8 - Perspectives on Business Strategy and Economics of Vertical Agriculture

This presentation 'Perspectives on the Business Strategy and Economics of Vertical Agriculture'  was given by Chris Peterson and Simone Valle de Souza (MSU Produce Center Food-Ag-Bio, Michigan State Univ.) during our 8th forum on March 19, 2019.

#7 - Importance of application of G x E x M to indoor Ag.

This presentation 'Importance of application of G x E x M to indoor Ag. What else should we consider?'  was given by Tharindu Weeraratne (Autogrow) during our 7th forum on February 26, 2019.

#6 - Working with numbers to assess your productivity - g/kWh & g/mol PAR

This presentation 'Working with numbers to assess your productivity - gram yield per kWh & gram yield per mole PAR'  was given by Chieri Kubota (Ohio State Univ.) during our 6th forum on January 22, 2019.

#5 - Our Stories.. Green Spirit Farms to Harvest Moon Farms

This presentation 'Our Stories - Green Spirit Farms to Harvest Moon Farms'  was given by Milan Kluko during our 5th forum on November 13, 2018.

#4 - Lighting Strategies for Energy Savings

This presentation 'Lighting Strategies for Energy Savings' was given by Dr. Cary Mitchell (Purdue University) during our 4th forum on October 30, 2018.

#3 - How Industry and Academia can Work Together

This presentation 'Growing the Vertical Farming Industry - How Industry and Academia can Work Together'  was given by Robert Colangelo (Green Sense Farms) during our 3rd forum on October 16, 2018.

#2 - Applications of Far-Red Lighting

This presentation 'Applications of Far-red Lighting'  was given by Dr. Erik Runkle (Michigan State University) during our second forum on Sept 18, 2018.

#1 - Eyes on CO2

This is the first topical presentation given by Dr. Chieri Kubota at the Indoor Ag Sci Cafe. This is a monthly forum to discuss how sciences and technologies can contribute to sustainable and profitable indoor agriculture. (Some numeric error is corrected in this version)