Top 5 -yesterday
- Discussing the cannabis industry in Jamaica with Olanzo Jarrett
- "This system is priceless"
- US: Governors of northeastern states adopt coordinated cannabis legalization plan
- US (CO): As “green rush” rolls on, Boulder’s Surna helping make cannabis industry more sustainable
- "A disinfectant is no longer ordered from a brochure"
Top 5 -last week
Top 5 -last month
- CAN (ON): Completion of Southwestern Ontario based 780,000 sqft cannabis greenhouse
- The similarities and differences between cannabis and vegetable growing
- "Higher production, with a lower risk of diseases."
- Cannabis lessons from the Netherlands: the silicon valley of greentech
- "We grow vertically, thus using less space through optimizing the height of our facility"
"Take control of nutrient recipes"
Successful cannabis growers are well-aware that plant nutrition is key to yield and quality, even as cultivation systems and climate control become more sophisticated. Simply following a program on a premixed label is no longer sufficient. Top growers are now manipulating nutrient applications to suit…
Powdered hydroponic nutrients
Titan Hydro, a company based in the UK, have released their new powdered nutrient range. Titan Hydro team has over 20 years of experience in indoor growing and 9 years of pioneering Hydroponic R&D. Titan Hydro team members explain: ''In early 2017 we realised that we could use our many years of experience and expertise in…
Washing of critical processing equipment in medical cannabis production
In 2018, more than six new countries announced medical cannabis legalisation, patient numbers increased by 40% month on month and more than 150 million euro was invested in the European cannabis industry. Moreover, the European cannabis industry grew more in the first six months of 2018 than in the…
Cleaning solutions for the cannabis industry
Compliancy is surely one of the most important aspects of the medical cannabis industry. Within this concept, it is implied that growers carry out their operations in such a way that the end product is not only healthy, but also clean and safe to consume. In order to do so, it is of utmost importance to…
US (OK): New proprietary soil and hydro system technology
GP Solutions will debut its new system technology and pathogen-free soil at CannaCon in Oklahoma City. Oklahoma has the nation's fastest-growing medical marijuana program. The state has no numerical cap on business licenses, and doctors can recommend MMJ for any condition. The lack of restrictions is…
US (UT): Liquid nitrogen cooling technology for the cannabis market
Reflect Scientific has released the Cryometrix L-80 liquid chiller, a new product for the cannabis extraction market. "One of the preferred methods of extracting CBD from the hemp plant material is using cold ethanol," the team with the company explains. "Using other cooling systems in the market takes…Cengiz Yaylali, Timfog CEO
"Efficiency is the key to achieve high quality"
Timfog is an engineering and manufacturing company specialized in air handling, humidification and dehumidification systems. “We produce complete solutions for greenhouses when it comes to heating, cooling, and ventilation, for instance,” Cengiz Yaylali, Timfog CEO, says. “We count almost 20 years of experience,…
US (CA): Raising greenhouses to allow for better climate control
Dool International was commissioned by System USA to raise a circa 3-acre greenhouse with 5 feet (from 9 to 14 feet) off of the ground. They went to work while the crop was still in and raised the greenhouse without needing to empty out the building. The greenhouse was raised for increased optimization…
US (MA): Framingham Planning Board approves cannabis cultivation facility
A proposed 112,000-square-foot facility for growing cannabis has been approved by the Framingham Planning Board. The board's approval on Aug. 15 moves the permitting process ahead for Commonwealth Farm, which is planning the indoor growing facility at Eastleigh Farm at 1062 Edmands Road. Commonwealth…
US (CO): Colorado issues public health and safety advisory regarding some cannabis products
The Colorado Department of Revenue (DOR), in conjunction with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), is issuing a health and safety advisory due to…Joe DiDonato, Pur Distribution
“There are many risks associated with non-clean air in the growing room”
One of the most important things in a medical cannabis greenhouse or indoor farm is to keep the air constantly clean. “There are many risks associated with non-clean air in the growing room,” Joe DiDonato, managing director with Pur Distribution explains. “The most dangerous one is mold of course. We…
Turbines to power industrial mobile hemp dryers
FlexEnergy Channel Partner MBS Engineering has designed a mobile natural gas-powered hemp drying unit, utilizing the Flex Energy GT333S model gas turbine generator. According…