Marijuana Lighting Channel

Mon
14
Dec

Hemp Program Lighting Up Florida Agriculture

fields of marijuana plants

Hemp is blazing among Florida’s agriculture inventory in the seven months since it was first allowed to be legally grown in the Sunshine State, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried told business leaders Tuesday. Fried said 22,078 acres are currently licensed for hemp, nearly equal to the acreage in Florida of tomatoes, watermelon and snap peas, and double the strawberry production.

Mon
09
Dec

The Industry’s Most Dependable DE Grow Light Is Available Now!

Gorilla has been one of the most trusted brands in the industry for over six years, manufacturing products with a level of quality and design previously unseen. They’ve now turned that same attention to detail, love of growing, and passion for quality towards horticultural lighting, and are proud to introduce you to the industry’s most dependable fixture—the all-new Gorilla DE Pro Series grow light.

Fri
29
Nov

Fine-tuning your grow lights increases the effectivity of your lighting system

Commercial cannabis cultivation is a complex and delicate process often made even more difficult with so many suppliers to choose from. Choosing grow lights can be particularly challenging with so many options on the market claiming to be the best in the cannabis industry. How do you choose and who do you trust?

Mon
04
Nov

The Industry’s Most Dependable DE Grow Light Is Now Available for Preorder

Gorilla has been one of the most trusted brands in the industry for over six years, manufacturing products with a level of quality and design previously unseen.

They recently turned that same attention to detail, love of growing, and passion for quality towards horticultural lighting, and have created the industry’s most dependable fixture—the all-new Gorilla DE Pro Series grow light.

Gorilla DE Pro Series features:

·         The industry’s LOWEST failure rate - Under 0.1%

Tue
19
Feb

Cutting-edge lighting to lighten energy tab for Liht’s B.C. cannabis facilities

Liht Cannabis Corp. has selected Agnetix’s liquid-cooled, LED lighting system for its cultivation facilities in B.C., a change expected to enhance plant health and slash by more than half energy costs compared to traditional systems.

Liht reports that Agnetix’s system—said to include unparalleled power, advanced controls and monitoring features—will be used in all B.C. projects, including the newly announced 486,000 sq. ft of high-tech indoor cultivation facilities.

Fri
11
Jan

Hydrofarm announces strategic partnership with Argus Controls for advanced horticultural production

PETALUMA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hydrofarm Holdings Group, Inc., a leading independent wholesaler and manufacturer of hydroponics equipment and commercial horticultural products, today announced a strategic partnership with Argus Control Systems Ltd. to provide advanced environmental systems and services for horticultural production in the United States and Canada

Thu
13
Dec

Hydrofarm announces exclusive partnership with SANANBIO to launch PHOTOBIO LED product line

PETALUMA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hydrofarm Holdings Group, Inc. (“Hydrofarm” or the “Company”), a leading independent wholesaler and manufacturer of hydroponics equipment and horticultural products, today announced that the Company has established an exclusive partnership in the United States and Canada for high power grow lights with SANANBIO to launch “PHOTOBIO Powered by SANANBIO” —a horticultural LED product line specifically formulated for high power greenhouse and indoor growing with a focus on strong results for fruiting and flowering plants.

Fri
29
Jun

Switching to LED? Here’s what you need to know about your lighting needs

If you grow cannabis, you know that light is vital to the health of your plants and eventual yield. Would switching to LED lights be right for you?

Light-emitting diode (LED) fixtures have improved dramatically since they were introduced a few decades ago, but you still need to know how to grow in innovative ways to get the most for your investment. Replacing conventional high-intensity discharge (HID) lamps like high-pressure sodium and metal halide with an LED fixture requires an LED with proper spectrum and spacing between leaves and lights, and even distribution over the grow space.

Tue
12
Jun

Supplemental Lighting Benefits For Growing Cannabis In The Greenhouse

Greenhouse growing, because it relies in part on the sun, can result in lower energy bills compared to indoor growing. Thus, it is becoming a popular alternative to traditional indoor growth facilities for cannabis production.

When the industry first got the green light to cultivate medical marijuana commercially, two types of High Intensity Discharge (HID) lamps were used — high pressure sodium (HPS) and pulse start metal halide (PSMH) — mainly because these were what was readily available. Most growers are still using these lamps, but they are becoming aware of the fact that an even more energy and cost-efficient alternative is available in the form of LED (light emitting diode) lighting.

Why Use Supplemental Lighting In A Greenhouse?

Fri
08
Jun

Cannabis Lighting: This Is How Your Cannabis Is Grown

As more and more states approve the legalization of cannabis for medical and/or recreational use, savvy entrepreneurs are launching businesses to capture a piece of the new “green rush.” If you’re seeking to break into this dynamic, fast-growing industry, you should start by understanding the fundamentals of how cannabis is brought to market. Below are the three primary ways that legal cannabis is cultivated.

Indoor Grown 

Whether it’s grown in a tiny closet or a sprawling warehouse, any cannabis grown inside is considered indoor cannabis. Unlike other growing methods, the system is not dependent on the weather.

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