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Maintenance and Equipment Use

Interior photo of the CUAES Greenhouses, Red Greenhouses
Cornell AES new research greenhouse at Guterman Red Greenhouses

Greenhouse Equipment Use

A variety of types of equipment, including autoclaves and soil mixers, are used in Cornell greenhouses.  Training in safe operation and proper maintenance of this equipment ensures its continued availability for use and protects the safety of those using it.

More information can be found in the Best Management Practices document

Maintenance

Preventive maintenance minimizes factors that cause deterioration.  Timely repair of small problems prevents them from becoming larger issues, and minimizes algae growth and other pest problems.

More information can be found in the Best Management Practices

Renovation and New Construction

More information can be found in the Best Management Practices

Photo of the Caldwell road greenhouses
Caldwell Road Red Greenhouses 2016

New Construction

Construction underway for the Liberty Hyde Bailey Conservatory Greenhouse
Construction Liberty Hyde Bailey Conservatory
Exterior photo of the Liberty Hyde Bailey Conservatory
Finished Liberty Hyde Bailey Conservatory 2016
Photo of the 2013 construction at Cornell AgriTech
Cornell AgriTech Geneva Greenhouse renovation October 10, 2013