Greenhouses

Infrastructure

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Biological Sciences

Type of infrastructure

  • Equipment
  • Services

Description

Part of Biology Building A.

• 160 m2, including chambers of 8-60 m2 and associated service rooms
• Temperature and moisture control
• Automatic curtains
• Supplemental lights, time controlled
• (No automatic watering)
• License for GMO (The user may need to apply for additional licences)
• Possibility to co-cultivate with microorganisms
• Enclosure:
o Separate doors
o Insect-proof filters for in- and out- air
o Boiler for the drain
o Seed-catching glue carpets

Planned to be part of a platform for plant phenotyping to VRs present call of inventory of needs for national infrastructures. Organised by SLU-Alnarp.

Equipment and resources

• 160 m2, including chambers of 8-60 m2 and associated service rooms
• Temperature and moisture control
• Automatic curtains
• Supplemental lights, time controlled
• (No automatic watering)
• License for GMO (The user may need to apply for additional licences)
• Possibility to co-cultivate with microorganisms
• Enclosure:
o Separate doors
o Insect-proof filters for in- and out- air
o Boiler for the drain
o Seed-catching glue carpets

Services provided

Plant watering, Pest control.

Management of the infrastructure

Responsible: Allan Rasmusson in discussion with the Greenhouse Group.
Technician: Chatarina Mattsson

Available for loan

Available for loan - internal and external

Terms of access:

Primarily for internal use within the department, but external users are welcome if space is available. Internal users are paying a fee corresponding to the space and consumables used. External users pay a higher fee that is expected to cover also personnel and demises.
Access via webpage and contacting the coordinator (see above).