Chris Durand

Chris Durand currently works as a controlled environment specialist for the University of California-Davis, where he focuses on optimizing nutritional strategies and environmental conditions for a wide variety of unique research crops. He also works as leader of research and development for CleanGrow, specializing in nutrient management.

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Silicon makes up 28% of the Earth’s crust and is a major component of soil. It is generally available to soil-grown plants at low levels,...

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