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Clean Up Day Interview

Clean Up Day Interview

(Updated) An introduction and interviews of the people who are involved in the R.I.S.E./S.T.E.M. greenhouse projects.

R.I.S.E. 11/11

R.I.S.E. 11/11

R.I.S.E. – Red Rocks Institute for Sustainability and Education The Big Tomato donated supplies and people power to help R.I.S.E. refurbish their greenhouses at the Warren Tech Campus in Lakewood, CO.

HID Lighting (High Intensity Discharge)

Metal Halide Light System In Action High intensity discharge (HID) lights are the most commonly used grow light since they give off a greater amount of lumens (visible light power) per watt of incoming electricity to the light. HID lights are commonly preferred over fluorescent and incandescent lamps because their power will is displayed in [...]