Growers don’t necessarily want to use fungicides, there simply just hasn’t been any viable alternatives. As technological advancements deliver new and innovative solutions the hope is that, within the next decade, the use of fungicides could be dramatically reduced or even eradicated. One company that has found a new remedy to bacterial and mould infections is Vitabeam. Their safe light energy kills pathogens including powdery mildew and botrytis. This unique and world-first lighting system contains no UV and is completely safe for human, animal, and plant exposure, causing no external impacts to the surrounding ecosystem.