Lunar Agricultural Requirements Definitionby Judith Fielder,
Document Type: Proceeding Paper
Part of: Engineering, Construction, and Operations in Space
Abstract: Requirements are presented for an agricultural system that would supply a lunar base. This agricultural system consists of plant growth units established within pressurized modules. Each module is located below the surface of the lunar regolith. Aeroponic, hydroponic, or soil-based systems are used in modified environmental conditions. Specific design factors for each system are presented.
Subject Headings: Agriculture | Lunar materials | Soil properties | Environmental issues | Moon | Terminology and definition
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