Wageningen University & Research Greenhouse Horticulture organises a workshop on Natural light & covering materials for international participants.

Organised by
Wageningen University & Research Greenhouse Horticulture

Thu 1 February 2018 09:00 to 18:00

Violierenweg 1
2665 MV Bleiswijk
+31 317 485 606

Price description
€ 100 ex. VAT per participant

Target group are companies (supply industry and growers) active in the field or interested in the topic. The workshop will focus on the following aspects:
  • Different greenhouse coverings: glass, coatings, plastic films, insect netting;
  • Optical material properties and measurement methods: hemispherical light transmittance, light diffusion/Hortiscatter, ageing of materials, condensation;
  • Crop reactions: effect of diffuse light, yield in greenhouse in different climatic regions;
  • Visit research greenhouses at WUR: e.g. Winterlight greenhouse, 2SaveEnergy greenhouse;
  • “Bedrijvenplein”/exhibition of companies, network drinks.
Click here for more information and to register.