The Resource Innovation Institute (RII) recently published its Best Practices Guides on LED Lighting for Cannabis Cultivation and Controlled Environment Agriculture and HVAC for Cannabis Cultivation & Controlled Environment Agriculture.
Environmental Screening of a Cannabis Production and Processing Facility: A Comparison of an Environmental DNA Microarray and Traditional Microbiological Plating Methods
A case study that demonstrates the utility and necessity of environmental screening in a cannabis production and processing facility.
This article analyzes profitability impacts as they relate to your business by providing a knowledgeable look at the technologies accessible to all sizes of operations and describing the relative economics for various systems.
Use the techniques described here to pass the state tests and ensure safe cannabis for consumers.
The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, announced the establishment of the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program on October 29, 2019.
Ask the Experts: Cultivation, Part III: For People that Are New to Cannabis Cultivation, What Is the Best Piece of Advice You Can Offer to Get Them Started?
Zac Hildenbrand, Inform Environmental, LLC; Karan Kapoor, JC Green Inc. (formerly with Avana Canada Inc.); Autumn Karcey, Cultivo, Inc.; and Roger Kern, Agate Biosciences offer advice for people that are new to cannabis cultivation.
Here we identify the main sources of disease that could impact grow operations and best practices for clean cannabis.
Ask the Experts: Cultivation, Part II: What Type of Cultivation Do You Find to be the Most Effective for Your Cannabis Plants?
What are the biggest challenges in cannabis cultivation? Our panel of experts discuss indoor versus outdoor; the reasons why one is preferred over the other; and how the outcome influences the properties of the plant itself.
High-Tech Imaging System Provides a Deeper Dive Into the Health and Well-Being of the Cannabis Plant
There is a better, high-tech way of making sure cannabis plants are truly healthy. Here's how.
This article explores how vapor pressure differentials (VPD) affect transpiration rates in cannabis plants. Understanding of VPD at different temperatures and relative humidities, and its effect on this process, is important to gain maximum plant growth.