Chapter 3

Greenhouse Ventilation and Cooling


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4. Buschermohle, Michael J. and George F. Grandle. 2014. Controlling the Environment in Greenhouses Used for Tomato Production. The University of Tennessee, Agricultural Extension Service: Knoxville, Tennessee. Publication W017.
5. Castilla, Nicolás. 2013. Greenhouse Technology and Management, 2nd edition. Wallingford, Oxfordshire: CABI.
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7. DeFacio, Patricia, Lynn Pickerel, Susan M. Rhyne. 2002. Greenhouse Operation and Management. University of Missouri-Columbia, Instructional Materials Laboratory: Columbia, Missouri. Catalog Number 10-2010-S.
8. Duncan, George, Bob Anderson, and Bob Pearce. 2000. Basics for Heating and Cooling Greenhouses for Tobacco Transplant Production. University of Kentucky, Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service: Lexington, Kentucky. Publication ID-131.
9. Duncan, George A., John N. Walker and Larry W. Turner. 2001. Poly-tube Heating-Ventilation Systems & Equipment. University of Kentucky, Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service: Lexington, Kentucky. Publication AEN-7.
10. Gill, Stanton, Karen Rane, Chuck Schuster, Brian Whipker, Debby Smith-Fiola, Andrew Ristvey, and Joyce Latimer. 2016. Total Crop Management for Greenhouse Production. University of Maryland, University of Maryland Extension: College Park, Maryland. Bulletin 363.
11. Karlsson, Meriam. 2014. Controlling the Greenhouse Environment. University of Alaska, University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service: Fairbanks, Alaska. Publication HGA-00336.
12. Nelson, Paul. 2011. Greenhouse Operation and Management, 7th edition. London, United Kingdom: Pearson Education.
13. Parbst, Kurt. 2008. Measuring for Curtains. Greenhouse Management, January.
14. Parbst, Kurt. 2010. Using Shading for Greenhouse Temperature Control. Greenhouse Management, April.
15. Sanford, Scott. 2011. Using Curtains to Reduce Greenhouse Heating and Cooling Costs. University of Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension: Madison, Wisconsin. Publication A3907-03.
16. Worley, John. 2014. Greenhouses: Heating, Cooling and Ventilation. University of Georgia, University of Georgia Extension Services: Athens, Georgia. Bulletin 972.

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