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Choosing The Right Cannabis Container for Your Growing Operation

Posted on: September 15th, 2021

Choosing the right cannabis container is often dependent upon your chosen method of growing and whether you choose to grow vertically or outdoors. For vertical growing with multiple layers, a high plant density is best to maximize space and yield. Using a smaller container such as a 2.5-gallon or a tall 1-gallon will allow you…

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Cannabis Legalization Explodes During the Pandemic

Posted on: July 14th, 2021

While many of us were hunkered down in our homes during the pandemic – somewhat unaware of the goings-on around us in others states – cannabis legalization seemed to virtually explode across the United States. In late 2020, New Jersey, South Dakota, Arizona, and Montana all approved legal recreational use of cannabis, while Mississippi approved…

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Trays Flats and Sheets are an Important Part of Propagation

Posted on: February 16th, 2021

More novice growers sometimes question why using trays, flats and sheets are an important part of propagation. As Dr. James E. Faust, an Associate Professor at Clemson University, reminds us, that’s where the magic begins. “Propagation is the most demanding aspect of growing plants. At this stage, the plant’s requirements are the most precise and…

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Cannabis Trellising is a Popular Way to Increase Yield

Posted on: August 28th, 2020

Cannabis trellising is becoming a popular new alternative to traditional growing in containers, yet many growers are still unsure of its application. Cannabis trellising uses framed screens or netting which typically have a latticed pattern evenly spaced throughout. The main benefit of using trellising is to maximize your available growing area, using every square inch…

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Cannabis Fiber Containers Help the Industry Protect the Environment

Posted on: July 20th, 2020

Regardless of the industry, consumers increasingly share a mindset towards sustainability. They’re more sophisticated, educated and oftentimes armed with an arsenal of comparative information about sustainable products in the palm of their hands. Cannabis growers understand this reality and are now seeking cannabis fiber containers for their operations. While patrons will rarely observe the type…

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Fiber Cannabis Containers for Safer, Sustainable Transplanting

Posted on: May 19th, 2020

Many cannabis growers choose to start their plants in smaller containers before transplanting them into larger ones (or even into the ground). While there are many options available for sowing seeds such as plug trays, fiber cannabis containers are a safer (and sustainable) choice. While some cannabis growers will start their seeds in larger, finished…

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Marijuana Stereotypes are Being Combatted with Professionalism

Posted on: February 3rd, 2020

As the legalization of cannabis across the United States continues, many growers often find themselves struggling against antiquated “marijuana” stereotypes, which have surrounded the industry for years. Marijuana stereotypes range from scruffy looking hippies who spend more time being high on their own product than marketing it, while using run-down garages or dingy basements as…

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Bulk plant pots have many benefits to growers

Posted on: January 2nd, 2020

Whether you’re a commercial greenhouse, nursery or even a cannabis grower, bulk plant pots are a vital part of your thriving business. They are the basis for your prosperity. They are the vessels in which dark, rich soils are housed, and thousands of seeds are nurtured and fortified by food, water and light. Yes, without…

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The Right Cannabis Containers are Not a One-Size-Fits-All Approach

Posted on: November 13th, 2019

As any professional cannabis grower will attest, there is an art to successful growing. The right cannabis containers and root systems need to cohesively work together, in ideal conditions, in order to yield the healthiest crops. Cannabis plants are extremely fickle, and much of that has to do with their complex root system. Cannabis roots:…

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Demystifying the Terms Cannabis, Hemp and Marijuana

Posted on: November 6th, 2019

Misinformation can oftentimes be a market segment’s worst nightmare – shaping the perceptions of a society who relies more on social media for information than credible resources. Cannabis, hemp and marijuana fall into that category. In society today, there are three terms used to describe what many believe is nothing more than a psychotropic drug:…

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