“Colas the size of my forearm’: Organigram’s indoor cannabis grow-house yielding impressive plants

Published: Jan 26, 2018, 5:07 pm • Updated: Jan 26, 2018, 5:07 pm By Victoria Dekker, Civilized Life A uniformed jungle of cannabis plants sway like heavy pendulums in an airlocked grow room where everything – from light, to heat, to humidity – is measured, tightly controlled down to fractions…

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Mastering The Cannabis Craft : Environmental Controls For Indoor Grows

From years of cultivating craft cannabis at AlpinStash, I’ve learned that environmental controls are critical to a healthy garden. Yet, it’s often one of the last aspects facilities invest in and implement. I recommend professional cultivators place primary importance on creating the optimal environment for their plants. Properly integrating environmental controls–temperature,…

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The dangerous side to indoor pot farming: A look at lethal explosions across the country

Published: Oct 3, 2016, 8:39 am • Updated: Oct 3, 2016, 8:39 am By Verna Dobnik, The Associated Press NEW YORK — An explosion that destroyed a New York City home and killed a firefighter has drawn attention to marijuana-making methods that are legal in many states — but can…

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Is Shopping At An Indoor Garden Store Enough To Establish Probable Cause For A Marijuana Raid?

(image via Wikipedia) My dad’s apartment was raided by a SWAT team in 1989. It was a very traumatic experience (I was there). The cops kicked in the door, came in brandishing guns, and screaming so frantically I didn’t know what anyone was saying or what was going on. I…

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Six Tips To Maximize Your Indoor LED Cannabis Grow Lights

As lighting technology continues to advance, cultivators are starting to witness the benefits of replacing archaic HPS grow lights with intelligent LED grow lights. Beyond a reduction in energy consumption and utility costs, ambitious cultivators are actively looking to do more than just replace HPS with LED, they’re looking towards…

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See Go Green LEDs At The Maximum Yield Indoor Gardening Expo Next Month

Go Green LEDs Is Revolutionizing The Indoor Grow Light Industry With Their Cree Chip On Board (COB) Technology LED grow lights are very popular these days. I remember when LED lights first started to really court cannabis growers. The lights left a lot to be desired. Over time people started…

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