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Preventing Bud Rot on Marijuana Plants

Bud rot (also known as gray mold or botrytis) is one of the most devastating fungal diseases to hit marijuana crops. It thrives in cool temperate climates …

Establishing a Perpetual Marijuana Garden

The cannabis grow cycle is generally divided into three stages: the clone/seed stage, the vegetative stage, and the flowering/budding stage. In order to …

Basics of Breeding: F1 Hybrids and Beyond

Breeding cannabis can be an extremely complicated and time consuming process. In order to identify and stabilize a sought after trait, it may take multiple …

New Search App Offers Unbiased Results

Nichols Publishing Company, the publishers of Professional Marijuana Grower and NUGL have entered a partnership that offers a new technology to the cannabis …

Transitioning to Automated Light Deprivation

Cannabis producers have traditionally been held back by a lack of capital. This funding shortage limited growers’ access to the latest advancements in …

Greenhouses Offer Advantage in Cannabis Cultivation

As we all know cannabis is grown throughout early spring and late fall but I normally recommend transitioning your plants from outdoors into a greenhouse. …

Pest Control for Indoor and Outdoor Cannabis Plants

Just like garden vegetable crops, cannabis plants have a variety of pest insects that can hinder or destroy an otherwise healthy crop. Although most pest …

Light Deprivation Greenhouses and Techniques

A cannabis plant’s flowering cycle is triggered by its photo-period. In other words, the length of time a cannabis plant receives light in a 24 hour period …

CO2 – The Missing Ingredent

There are questions about the effectiveness of Carbon Dioxide on improving plant health and increasing yields. Let’s take a look at some of those …

CO2 Monitoring for Cannabis Greenhouse Applications

The levels of carbon dioxide in combination with temperature, humidity, and light intensity are the most important factors for the quality and productivity of …