GreenHab Report – December 14th

GreenHab Report

Trisha Randazzo

December 14, 2017

Environmental control: (Choose which is appropriate and explain further if needed)

Ambient (no heating or/cooling)

Ambient with window/door open

·         Outside temperature during work hours:  8 C

·         At 12:45, inside temperature was 40 C. Opened door to cool.

·         Keep door open for most of the day. Closed around 17:30, inside temperature was 18 C.

·         Inside temperature high 40 low 16

·         Inside humidity: 16%

Heating

·         Functioning nominally

·         Turns on at 16 C stops at 20 C

Cooling

·         Not available

Both heating and cooling

·         Nominal

Shade cloth on/off

·         On

Average temperature: (N/A until new sensor is delivered)

·         N/A

Changes to crops:  Note all emergence of seedlings, death of seedlings, etc

·         All tomato plants are doing well!

·         Three of the bean plants are beginning to droop

·         Moved some drooping cucumber plants and beans from the wall to the door

·         Finished planting the rest of the seeds in the planter from left to right, towards  the door to away from the door:

o   Lavender

o   Chives

o   Winter Thyme

o   Basil

·         No sprouts yet from the newly planted herb seeds. Expect some by next Monday!

Daily water usage for crops:

·         Good. Increased due to one planter being drier than the rest

Time(s) of watering for crops:

·         12:45

Morning research observations: (Currently not operational)

·         N/A

Changes to research plants:

·         N/A

Daily watering and amount of water used:

·         3.0 gallons

Aquaponics:  (Currently not operational)

·         N/A

Narrative:  Any other information you want to share

·         N/A

Support/supplies needed:

·         N/A