Technology and Research Platforms

Glasshouses and CERs

Controlled environment rooms and glasshouses allow for precise control of plant environment; length of day, temperature, ventilation and thermal screens.

Glasshouses at the John Innes Centre range in sophistication from basic ‘frost free’ protection, all the way through to fully heated houses with lights, thermal screens and automatic irrigation.

The John Innes Centre controlled environment rooms allow complete control of all environmental parameters, such as light, temperature, humidity etc.

There areĀ 70 rooms available, which range in growing area from 2×8 sqms.