Dr. Marc van Iersel (in memoriam)

Dooley Professor, Horticultural Physiology Lab

Department of Horticulture

The University of Georgia

Government agencies

Chris Chammoun

Director of AgTech

Georgia Center of Innovation


Donations to CEA Lab

FY2023 (July 1st 2022-June 30th, 2023)

CompanyContact personProduct and quantity$ amountDate, Fiscal year
AgrifyMicah Gilbert8 units of Model R1 Grow Light (SAL-630)$6,213April 2022, FY2022
Tower Farms/ Tower GardenBret BowlinGrow towers, case of rockwool, liquid nutrients$1,891September 2022, FY2023
HaygrovePete StefanosSteel drainage gutters, ~174ft$609October 2022, FY2023
Lareault Nursury, Quebec, CanadaFredrick Laforge800 strawberry plugs$480October 2022, FY2023
Crop KingMarilyn Bretlinger32 8’ NFT channels with tops and caps$1,160October 2022, FY2023
AgrifyMicah Gilbert2 units of Model R1 Grow Light (SAL-630)$1,553December 2022, FY2023
Rayn Growing SystemsHannah Ball92 units of Model Fotono Lights$92,000January 2023, FY2023

FY2022 (July 1st 2021-June 30th, 2022)

CompanyContact personProduct and quantity$ amountDate, Fiscal year
Pure FlavorMiguel Puebla60 cucumber transplants and 20 RioCoco substrate slabs$200December 2021, FY2022
AgrifyMicah Gilbert18 units of Model R1 Grow Light (SAL-630)$13,980April 2022, FY2022
JR PetersCari Peters20 bags of 15-5-15 Cal Mag and 20 bags of 15-5-20 Jack’s Nutrients FeED$3,275July 2022, FY2023
YaraRichard NewmanAssorted hydroponic fertilizers$1,112March 2022, FY22
RioCocoRicoCase 32mm plugs$250April 2022, FY22
FibredustToni O’Connor30 grow bags$60Jan. 2022, FY2022
Dummen OrangeBrittany Noble400 poinsettias, 1000 annuals, 360 perennials$800July 2022, FY23
Syngenta FlowersAlicain Carlson200 poinsettias, 500 succulents$400July 2022, FY23
AgrifyMicah Gilbert8 Model R1 Grow Light (SAL-630)$6,215August 2022, FY2023
Oasis Grower Solutions, Kent, OHVijay RapakaSubstrate for research$1,000April 2022, FY2022
Grodan, Roermond, The NetherlandsPhil JohnsonSubstrate for research$1,000April 2022, FY2022
Jiffy Group, Zwijndrecht, The NetherlandsTaylor SmithSubstrate for research$1,000April 2022, FY2022
Ellepot, Esbjerg, DenmarkLars JensenSubstrate for research$1,000April 2022, FY2022
Riococo, Irving, TXRicoSubstrate for research$1,000April 2022, FY2022
Ceves Beverages LLC, Smyrna, GATomas AmbrosettiSubstrate for research$3,000May 2022, FY2022