Top 5 -last week
- IL: Biggest research farm completed for R&D and production of stable cannabis seeds
- "We are quite literally cleaning up the genetics game”
- Assessing the shelf life of cannabis dried flowers
- "Greenhouse automation system brings consistency, quality and predictability"
- Canopy sells Aldergrove and Delta greenhouses at a loss
Top 5 -last month
- CAN (QC): The Green Organic Dutchman to sell Valleyfield-based greenhouse
- “If you are not building vertically now, you are going to find yourself far behind the competition”
- A family matter: from flowers to cannabis
- GR: Thebes-based 15-acre facility to raise up to $45M for construction
- How do different spectrum colors affect cannabis growth?
"Minisprayers save hours of work"
"I should have got one years ago. What was previously done with a tank, pump, and retracting hose real can now be done in at least half the time with better coverage of the crop using the organic foliar fertilisers." That is said by Quentin of the Queensland (Australia) greenhouse Sun Up Farm. He talks…
George Dethlefsen, Harvest Hero
"We want to be at the forefront of innovation in product development"
Dicalite Management Group has introduced Harvest Hero, a brand of value-added soil amendments and growing media targeting the cannabis industry and overall horticultural market. The first product launched under the brand is the patent-pending Enhanced Perlite Mix. This soilless media features a unique…
New class of THCv genetics introduced
Front Range Biosciences® ("FRB"), a cannabis and hemp genetics platform company, became one of the first genetics providers to launch a new product line of high THCv plant varieties. This first generation product line contains more than 20% total cannabinoids, more than 8% THCv, and over 2% grassy and…
Pick or combine cannabis starting material
Quality of starting material essential! Just as is common with ornamental and vegetable crops, the quality of the starting material in the cultivation of medicinal cannabis is essential. Compare this to the start of a 100-meter sprint in athletics. If the start is not right, you will never run a good…
US (WA): Startup aims to help cannabis industry improve crop, sustainability
The Pacific Northwest’s cannabis industry has seen near-constant growth since Washington and Oregon legalized cannabis cultivation and sales, both in terms of new retail stores and cannabis-growing operations. But cannabis plants can be picky, demanding careful cultivation and often requiring a heavy…
Foaming and fogging with new watering tools
Normally, Dramm would be in Essen, Germany this week for the IPM. "We miss seeing all of our European customers and look forward to getting together when possible," they say. Dramm would have displayed their complete line of watering tools there, including the newest items FOAM8L, the K-50 PulsFOG, the TracFOG.…
The ideal substrate for MMJ
Being a delicate plant known for its specific growing requirements, cannabis demands precision growing techniques and excellent products for a successful growth. This can already be found in ancient literature that describes the growing of cannabis and its beneficial -medical- uses. Without denying the importance of every type…
Amevo presents sustainable lightweight BJA binding pliers
With the new BJA TB-SI blue binding pliers, Amevo presents a lightweight set of pliers. At just 421 grams it's a real lightweight, yet extremely durable. Espen Zecha, sales representative at Amevo, is very proud of this expansion to the well-known BJA programme. "BJA has been a guarantee for high quality…
When 1 + 1 = 3: Added value of the active ingredient combination
For growers, everything is about yield and quality. The hunt for the best tricks, the most efficient product, at the lowest possible cost, without having to change growing practices can be dizzying! There are several products that have effects on yield or quality or both. Some products achieve better…
Everything for a constant product: "It is so clinical"
The challenge for a medicinal cannabis grower is the ability to produce a homogenous, so reliable final product. The final product must be of constant quality. Technically, you end up with indoor cultivation or a closed greenhouse system. In this way, you can prevent most natural influences, which…
"Medical cannabis cultivation requires products that offer an extra guarantee of quality, control at origin and detailed chemical analysis"
The exponential growth of the medical cannabis industry hinders in many countries the need to establish legal regulations and standards for the commercialization and consumption of derivative products. For this reason, throughout the production and supply chain, there are many strict controls and…CalOx FT
Advanced liquid nutritional and crop enhancement product launched
BioSafe Systems is launching a new product, CalOx FT, an advanced liquid nutritional and crop enhancement product for a wide range of agricultural and horticultural crops. The…World Soil Day 2020
Growing media helps protecting our soil
Under the slogan “Keep soil alive, Protect biodiversity”, the FAO is celebrating the World Soils Day last Saturday, raising awareness for the value of healthy biodiverse soil…
Deep propagation trays added to AIRtray assortment
AIRtray Technology by Blackmore announces the release of deep propagation AIRtrays in the sizes 144ct 1 1/5” Deep, 128ct 2” Deep, 72ct 2 5/8” Deep, 50ct 3 3/5” Deep, and 32ct 4 1/3“ Deep. 72ct 30x70mm AIRTray and 72ct 35 x 60mm AIRtray Plant HealthAiIRtray Technology is a production system customized to optimize…
Pipp Horticulture announces patent-pending TRAK-FREE carriage system
For the past several years, Pipp Horticulture’s mission has been to help cultivators across the globe save time and money by creating a more efficient grow facility and help streamline operations. Pipp has not only developed a product line that was purposefully designed to serve the cannabis cultivation…