Cultivation

by   |   July 05, 2021

Ed Rosenthal: Caution! Growing Cannabis is Addictive

When asked about true cannabis pioneers, political agitators, and grandfathers of the industry, one name comes to mind, Ed Rosenthal. His newly published Cannabis Growers Handbook is the product of a wonderful collaboration of Ph.D.’s, Industry Leaders, and experience gained from over a half a century of innovation.

by   |   June 21, 2021

Fighting Fires: Help for West Coast Cannabis Farmers

When an industry is taxed the most and helped the least, it takes a community to help when disaster strikes.

by   |   May 21, 2021

The Environmental Impact of Cannabis

With new industrial cultivation facilities coming online, many with over two million square feet of canopy space, the cannabis sector needs to start considering sustainability.

by   |   April 20, 2021

The Cost of Mass Production: Cannabis Carbon Footprint

The American cannabis industry is making a name for itself as a significant contributor to carbon emissions.

by   |   April 14, 2021

Innovations in Hemp Processing and Production

The future of hemp processing and production is evolving beyond CBD extraction.

by   |   April 09, 2021

Quality Cannabis Starts With Consistent Conditions

Trane Technologies offers HVAC solutions and Indoor Environmental Quality recommendations for the cannabis industry, optimizing energy efficiency and cost savings while helping indoor growers meet operational and sustainability goals.

by   |   April 02, 2021

What’s the Difference? Hydroponics, Aquaponics & Aeroponics

Understanding the differences between soilless cannabis cultivation methods.

by   |   March 16, 2021

Preventing Cross-pollination Between Cannabis & Hemp

The legalization of hemp and cannabis creates cross-pollination nightmares for cultivators.

by   |   March 06, 2021

High-Tech Cannabis Grow Systems Simplify Growing At Home

[2021 Update] Ultimate guide to indoor grow systems, including automated, grow boxes, home grow systems, and DIY grow tents.

by   |   March 02, 2021

How to Identify and Prevent Nutrient Deficiencies in Cannabis

Identifying and preventing nutrient deficiencies before they start is vital for all cannabis growers, big or small.

by   |   February 19, 2021

USDA Hemp Rulings Improve But Still Restrict Farmers

A small step in the right direction, new USDA rulings for hemp take effect in March.

by   |   February 17, 2021

Can Hemp Cultivation Save the World?

Hemp is a versatile crop with dozens of uses, but how sustainable is it?

by   |   February 13, 2021

Preventing & Treating Powdery Mildew in Commercial Cannabis Cultivation

Cultivators of all sizes need to understand prevention and treatment methods for powdery mildew.

by   |   February 08, 2021

Autoflowers: Any Commercial Future for This Type of Weed?

Autoflowers are the most popular variety in amateur growing but play no role in commercial cultivation. We discuss the commercial future of autoflowers.

by   |   February 05, 2021

A Trio of Expertise: Solving Cannabis Drying Challenges

Kason, Marion Process Solutions, and ABM Equipment join forces to solve post-harvest challenges with integrated solutions.

by   |   December 29, 2020

Technologies for Scaling Cultivation and Staying Compliant

Complexities of a highly regulated industry create challenges when scaling up production.

by   |   December 18, 2020

Greenhouse Operation Merges Mother Nature & Technology

Graham Farrar from Glass House Group shares insights from his sun-grown, ocean-grown greenhouse operation in Santa Barbara, California.

by   |   December 17, 2020

Natural Solutions to the Hemp Borer Problem

Hemp Borer infestation can cause catastrophic crop loss and a low-tech approach is often the best.

by   |   December 04, 2020

Getting Ahead of the Curve: Energy Rebates & Incentives for Cannabis Operations

Act now, these programs won't last forever!

by   |   November 19, 2020

Hazards of Drying Ovens and How to Prevent Catastrophe

The increase in drying ovens has also meant an increase in risk for the hemp processor.