Texas Tech University

Fees and Services

Base Fee Per Month

TTU Clients

Greenhouse: $6 per square foot per month; 45 square feet*, one month minimum

57 sqft Growth Chamber: $143 per 1/4 chamber per month; 1/4 chamber*, one week minimum

72 sqft Growth Chamber: $180 per 1/4 chamber per month; 1/4 chamber*, one week minimum

Non-TTU Clients:


Greenhouse Space: $15 per square foot; 45 square foot minimum*, one month minimum

57 sqft Growth Chamber: $250 per 1/4 chamber per month; 1/4 chamber*, one week minimum

72 sqft Growth Chamber: $350 per 1/4 chamber  per month; 1/4 chamber*, one week minimum

*Certain extreme climate conditions may require allocation and charges for a large space. Enquire with Greenhouse Manager for details.

Included in the base fee:

  • Space for contracted time period
  • Client defined climate*
  • Watering via drip system (greenhouse space only)
  • Standard labels and label printing
  • Use of used pots in two sizes
    • 6 L nursery pot
    • 3.5" pot with optional standard size solid bottom tray and/or 3" humidity
  • Use of used bamboo plant stakes
  • Berger BM7 general purpose potting soil
  • Osmocote 14-14-14 slow release fertilizer

*Certain extreme climate conditions may require allocation and charges for a large space. Enquire with Greenhouse Manager for details.

Optional Services 

Special material ordering charges are cost plus 10% fee. Examples:

  • New pots or pots not listed as provided
  • Other Substrates
  • Other Fertilizer 
  • Wrap labels or pot stake labels

The following services are provided at a rate of $25 per hour with a 4 hour minimum:

  • Filling and tabling pots
  • Adding fertilizer
  • Disposal of plant material
  • Disposal of potting media
  • Table and work area clean up
  • Washing and disinfecting pots
  • Soil sterilization
  • Custom media preparation

For services not listed, enquire with the Greenhouse Manager.

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Institute of Genomics for Crop Abiotic Stress Tolerance

  • Address

    Texas Tech University, Institute of Genomics for Crop Abiotic Stress Tolerance, 1006 Canton Ave, Lubbock, TX 79409
  • Phone

    806.742.3417
  • Email

    IGCAST.info@ttu.edu