ID

430-101 (HORT-284P)

Authors as Published

Joyce G. Latimer, Extension Specialist, Greenhouse Crops; Virginia Tech

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Increased fuel costs and colder than normal winters make heating costs a significant burden on many greenhouse operations. So, how can growers deal with high energy costs in the greenhouse? This publication covers energy conservation, alternative fuel choices, growing temperatures and production practices.


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Publication Date

March 16, 2018