Marijuana Lighting Channel

Wed
14
Apr

Two South African students develop high-tech cannabis growing technique

With the laws about cannabis use and sale continuing to change, two South African students are busy finding new and more efficient ways to grow the controversial plant.

 

In South Africa, cannabis can still not be cultivated or sold commercially. There is a lot of hope for a future cannabis industry to become transformative.

LEGALISING CANNABIS

There are many examples worldwide of countries that have legalised commercial growth and sale of cannabis. This based on the number of jobs and money it has injected into their respective economies.

Tue
09
Mar

The Importance of Environmental Control When Growing Cannabis

When the team at East Coast Cultivation set out to build its new indoor grow operation in Rhode Island, it knew it had to nail one thing: environmental controls.

“The key factor in having a successful grow is controlling your environment,” said East Coast Cultivation CEO and co-founder Joe Welch. “Once you lose control of your environment, the serious crop-crushing issues begin to take hold.”

Wed
03
Feb

Does Lighting Influence Chemical Profiles in Cannabis?

marijuana plants in their plant posts, being labelled

Do cucumbers prefer blue light during flowering?

How is the chemical profile of a cannabis plant influenced by the duration of exposure to infrared light?

Believe it or not, these are the kinds of questions farmers often find themselves asking.

As cannabis research has amped up, cultivators are starting to find the answers they need through scientific research.

Lighting impacts plant quality, harvest size, and flavor profiles, so it makes sense that many indoor growers are creating light strategies for each cultivar.

The more precise the lighting, the more consistent the outcome.

This consistency is crucial for medical cannabis.

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.

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