Protected crop growers finding LED delivers early crop benefits

29 July 2021 | Int. Greenhouse Guide |

Leading agricultural researcher NIAB is conducting long term speed wheat breeding trials and has found that “… already, we’re four weeks ahead of where we need to be because of the intensity and spectrum (of the INDO ELEMENT) that’s been delivered”

Similarly, Agapanthus specialist, Fairweather’s, has found they can now “stick 5 weeks earlier than we previously could the year before, so it’s given us more capacity to grow in this glasshouse”

As growers and researchers across the world continue to validate the benefits of LED, including reduced energy bills, higher yields, better-quality crops and greater predictability, the INDO product is delivering.  The unit’s broad spectrum performance ticks all the boxes in addition to an unbeatable 250,000-hour maintenance- free lifetime, backed by the company’s 10-year warranty.

The ELEMENT’s unique benefits have been picked up by a number of high-profile agricultural research companies in the UK.

Direct Drive® technology is a breakthrough LED lighting innovation that eliminates the need for a driver in the fitting.  Costly driver failures are eliminated while installation of the lightweight fixtures into existing greenhouse structures and connections is simplified with no need for complicated re-wiring.

Available for HPS replacements from 250W up to 1000W, Light efficiency up to 2.383μmol/J and a PPF output of up to 1535μmol/s, the INDO ELEMENT offers a range of options, perfect for all types of protected ornamental, vegetable, herb and salad crops.



You can find this item in our free magazine.

Related items

KWS inaugurates new R&D facility in Uberlândia, Brazil

  As part of its international growth strategy, seed specialist KWS opened its new research and breeding station for vegetables in Uberlândia, located in the western part of ...
19 June 2024

Bloem’s Customisable Lighting Chosen For San Antonio’s Innovative New High-Tech Indoor Organic Farm

Bloemteknik (trading as Bloem) is excited to announce its collaboration with a pioneering leader in indoor farming. Bloem’s cutting-edge, customisable lighting is vital to rea...
17 June 2024

Koppert’s Digital Assistant wins prestigious concept award

Leading biological solutions producer, Koppert, has won the international GreenTech Concept Award at the RAI in Amsterdam. Koppert’s Digital Assistant – a cutting-edge digit...
12 June 2024

Contact information

U Gaat Bouwen
Langpoort 2
6001 CL Weert, NL
+31 495 545 060