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Lettuce
December 7, 2020

FFAR’s Precision Indoor Plants Consortium Launches Initial Lettuce Project

Lettuce is the third most consumed vegetable in the US. However, as a perishable product, much of the produce is not marketable because lettuce leaves discolor after harvest. In fact, 46 percent of head lettuce and 55 percent of fresh romaine and leaf lettuce is wasted. The Foundation for Food & Agriculture Research (FFAR) is […]

April 3, 2018

Plants x Data Science: Phenomics and the Future of Indoor Agriculture

We sat down with AeroFarms VP of R&D and one of our in-house horticulture experts, Dr. April Agee Carroll, to teach us about phenomics and how this science is helping AeroFarms transform agriculture. Who is Dr. April Agee Carroll? As a pioneer and leader in the field of plant phenomics, Dr. Carroll utilizes advanced imaging […]

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