Influence of Sound Wave Stimulation on the Growth of Strawberry in Sunlight Greenhouse

  • Lirong Qi
  • Guanghui Teng
  • Tianzhen Hou
  • Baoying Zhu
  • Xiaona Liu
Conference paper

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-12220-0_65

Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 317)
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Qi L., Teng G., Hou T., Zhu B., Liu X. (2010) Influence of Sound Wave Stimulation on the Growth of Strawberry in Sunlight Greenhouse. In: Li D., Zhao C. (eds) Computer and Computing Technologies in Agriculture III. CCTA 2009. IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, vol 317. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg

Abstract

In this paper, we adopt the QGWA-03 plant audio apparatus to investigate the sound effects on strawberry in the leaf area, the photosynthetic characteristics and other physiological indexes. It was found that when there were no significant differences between the circumstances of the two sunlight greenhouses, the strawberry after the sound wave stimulation grew stronger than in the control and its leaf were deeper green, and shifted to an earlier time about one week to blossom and bear fruit. It was also found that the resistance of strawberry against disease and insect pest were enhanced. The experiment results show that sound wave stimulation can certainly promote the growth of plants.

Keywords

environmental factors sound wave stimulation sunlight greenhouse strawberry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lirong Qi
    • 1
  • Guanghui Teng
    • 1
  • Tianzhen Hou
    • 1
  • Baoying Zhu
    • 2
  • Xiaona Liu
    • 1
  1. 1.College of Water Conservancy and Civil EngineeringChina Agricultural UniversityBeijingP.R. China
  2. 2.Beijing Xiaotangshan National Agricultural Demonstration ZoneBeijingP.R. China

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