18 feb 2018
Ambient with fan (high winds today)
Shade cloth on
Both thermometers are out of service
I estimated the temperature at 35°C around mid-day
Hours of supplemental light: from 8pm to 11pm
Changes to crops: none
Daily water usage for crops: around 15 gallons
Time(s) of watering for crops: 11am and 6pm
Functionality: The GreenHab heaters are working fine. Both thermometers are out of service, but around mid-day I estimated the temperature at approximately 35 °C, I turned on the fan for half an hour to keep the GreenHab cool. Because of high wind I left the door closed. Humidity was low in the morning (11am – 21 %) and rose up to 28 % during the day. I watered the existing seedlings twice (11am and 6pm) today and they are growing well.
Status: The existing seedlings in the green Hab are continuing to grow. There are a lot of tomato plants around the Hab, and some spinach, lettuce, beans, carrots and onion growing in the small pots. There are some other plants like a variety of spices and a few cucumbers. In the large rectangular pots there are a lot of salads (romaine mainly). I barely got familiar with the GreenHab today.
Planned activity: I will try to do the inventory stock of the greenhab tomorrow if I have time. I will look at the different seeds there are to choose some to plant them.
Support/supplies needed: one or two thermometers