Veggies in Space?

With Ed Rosenthal

May 6 2020 · 12:00pm  – 1:00pm

Learn about the science of space plant biology with Ed Rosenthal, founder of Florikan® ESA.  With the research assistance of NASA Kennedy Space Center and Florida’s Space Alliance Technology Outreach Program, Ed is the inventor of Florikan® Controlled Release (CRF) Fertilizer, as well as of Staged Nutrient Release (SNR) fertilizer. Both Ed Rosenthal as an individual and the SNR fertilizer technology were inducted into the 2017 Space Technology Hall of Fame by Space Foundation. Ed will share the fascinating journey of how he and his team wound up growing veggies in space.


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