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Micro-naps for plants: Flicking the lights on and off can save energy without hurting indoor agriculture harvests

Micro-naps for plants: Flicking the lights on and off can save energy without hurting indoor agriculture harvests

A nighttime arrival at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport flies you over the bright pink glow of vegetable production greenhouses. Growing crops under artificial light is gaining momentum, particularly in regions where produce prices can be high during seasons when sunlight is sparse.