With the technology advancements in UV LED Market and the ability to expand into new applications, such as agriculture, the UV LED market is projected to grow to over $1 billion by 2025. UV light can increase production of active substances in medicinal and traditional plants, but some considerations need to be in place.
Terrance Berland, CEO of the Violet Defense Group, the parent company of Violet Gro explains in the latest edition of LED Professional Magazine, the re-design considerations needed to fully take advantage of the capabilities of UV LEDs, especially utilizing the appropriate lens material.
Violet Gro is actively partnering with growers through our research consortium in Colorado to test the benefits of incorporating UV light into their grow process.
If you are interested in learning more about the benefits of UV to horticulture, including better control of mold, mildew, and other plant pests, contact us.