Experience a Greenhouse Inside the Classroom
Providing students the opportunity to engage with modern farming technology from elementary school through higher education!
MARSfarm Version 1 (MV.1)
Fairchild Garden Version 4 (FGV.4)
|Max Growth Height||20” (herbs, leafy greens, tomatoes, peppers, strawberries, etc.)||14” (herbs, leafy greens, microgreens, model crops, etc.)|
|Environmental Monitoring Sensors||Temperature, Humidity, and CO2||Temperature and Humidity|
|Environmental Control||Increase temperature up to 90˚F (assuming ambient of 72˚F)||None|
|Irrigation System - Capacity||Pump and 2-gallon reservoir - refill every 14 days||Wicking tray - refill every 3-7 days|
|Irrigation System - Automation||Custom recipes to prescribe mL at any time of day||None|
|Airflow||Circulation and Exhaust Fans||Circulation Fan|
|LED System||4 Spectrum LED (red, blue, white, far-red) - custom recipes||4 Spectrum LED (red, blue, green, white) - knob controller|
|Software Interface||Charts of sensor data, high-quality photos||Google Sheets (manual)|
|Ideal Course||7-14 CTE and Ag Courses||K-12 General Science Courses|
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