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Uttara C. Samarakoon, James E. Faust, and John M. Dole

each CaCl 2 treatment were arranged as a randomized complete block design with distance from the evaporative cooling pad as the block effect. An individual container was considered a replicate. For geranium, the experiment was repeated on two different

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Joshua D. Butcher, Charles P. Laubscher, and Johannes C. Coetzee

coconut peat, and ¼ part sifted compost. These plants were placed in a grid layout 50–100 cm away from an evaporative cooling pad which ensured cool conditions and ample ventilation. The plants were hand watered sparingly, fungicide application continued

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Brian R. Poel and Erik S. Runkle

, Vineland, Ontario, Canada) that controlled roof vents, exhaust fans, evaporative cooling pads, and steam heating. Environmental data are reported in Table 1 . Table 1. Means (± sd ) of greenhouse air temperature, leaf temperature, and photosynthetic daily

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Kamal Aberkani, Xiuming Hao, Damien de Halleux, Martine Dorais, Stephen Vineberg, and André Gosselin

tomato Acta Hort. 747 107 112 Ghosal, M.K. Tiwari, G.N. Srivastava, N.S.L. 2003 Modeling and experimental validation of a greenhouse with evaporative cooling by moving water film over external shade cloth Energy Build. 35 843 850 Jackson, R.D. Hatfield, J

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Linsey A. Newton and Erik S. Runkle

maintained using a computerized environmental control system (Priva Computers Inc., Vineland Station, Ontario, Canada), which controlled the vents, fans, heaters, and the evaporative cooling system. Transitions between temperatures typically occurred within

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Jacques R. Fouché, Stephanie C. Roberts, Stephanie J.E. Midgley, and Willem J. Steyn

Ferree D.C. Warrington I.J. Apples: Botany, production and uses CABI Publishing Oxfordshire, UK Gindaba, J. Wand, S.J.E. 2005 Comparative effects of evaporative cooling, kaolin particle film, and shade

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Amanda Bayer, Imran Mahbub, Matthew Chappell, John Ruter, and Marc W. van Iersel

( PPF ), and VPD (Tifton had higher average daily temperature, PPF , and VPD). Higher light levels and temperature would increase VPD and the need for evaporative cooling, which in turn could increase DWU. Higher cumulative irrigation volume in the

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Susmitha Nambuthiri, Amy Fulcher, Andrew K. Koeser, Robert Geneve, and Genhua Niu

rice hull containers due to the increased evaporative cooling and the fact that fiber containers reflect more light compared with standard plastic containers ( Nambuthiri et al., 2012 ). Use of fiber containers may be a management tool for growing

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Jinghua Fan, George Hochmuth, Jason Kruse, and Jerry Sartain

water was delivered to the Envirotron greenhouse (Gainesville, FL) from the campus water treatment facility. Inside the greenhouse, computer controlled end-wall exhaust fans, a wall-length evaporative-cooling pad humidifier, and an automatic roof vent

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Tongyin Li, Guihong Bi, Richard L. Harkess, Geoffrey C. Denny, Eugene K. Blythe, and Xiaojie Zhao

such as Mississippi ( Nambuthiri et al., 2015 ). Average maximum daily temperature during summer from June to September ranged from 92 to 96 °F in Starkville, MS ( USDA-NRCS, 2018 ). The evaporative cooling resulting from the increased water loss from