Commercial Horticulture Migrates to Cannabis

urban-gro’s J. Chandler was recently interviewed by Marijuana Public Media. The discussion revolved around large scale Cannabis production and what this “new” industry can learn from the tried-and-true practices of large scale horticulture. Chandler has a unique perspective on this topic as he has a background in large scale organic farming, where he has farmed over 300-acres of certified organic …

Procidic2 is Reviewed in Garden & Greenhouse

Editor’s Note: Procidic2 is reviewed in the most recent Gardens & Greenhouses. Garden & Greenhouse Product Review – PROCIDIC2® The First-Ever Pesticide Labeled For Use on Cannabis As the Cannabis industry continues to respond to changing regulations regarding pesticide use for Cannabis, Procidic2®, a FIFRA 25b product, is now the first-ever state-registered organic pesticide labeled specifically for Cannabis crops. A …

The Wild West of Cannabis Pesticides

The Cannabis industry has come out of the shadows over the past few years, but pesticides are still a top challenge in the cultivation process. Pesticides for other crops have been regulated for decades, but since marijuana is still not federally legal, regulatory guidance on pesticides has yet to be provided for this booming cash crop. John Chandler, vice president …

urban-gro Launches #IAmWithNCIA Call Campaign

Use Your Cell Phone’s Dial-Out Feature for Good – Call Congress Today You could be playing Pokemon Go, taking vacation photos, or liking images on Instagram – but if you really want to move the needle on Cannabis legalization, look to the app with the old fashion phone handle. After the DEA filing refusing to reschedule marijuana, it might literally …

High Time For Legalization

Editor’s Note: Shelly Peterson, VP of Light Solutions, was interviewed at the NCIA conference in Oakland. California, the nation’s most populous state, votes again this Fall on the legalization of marijuana. It is yet another sign that the century-long prohibition may finally be lifting, one state at a time. Sea Change Radio host Alex Wise interviews urban-gro’s VP of Lighting …

urban-gro Offers Solution to Cannabis Odor Issues

Denver’s Cannabis Odor Ordinance leaves industry scrambling for solutions: Will other legal marijuana markets follow suit? DENVER (May 24, 2016) – As Denver City Council passes an odor-control ordinance for commercial marijuana grow facilities and other businesses that release odors in the Mile High City, urban-gro, the product solutions expert for the commercial Cannabis cultivator, offers up a cutting-edge solution: …

NCIA Quarterly Caucuses & Urban-Gro’s Industry Perspective

In April the second round of NCIA Quarterly Caucuses crossed the country from New York to Seattle visiting 12 cities over 3 weeks. Each meeting brought together community leaders in Cannabis as well as state and national government representatives. It was a great expression of their work to further “Advocacy. Education. Community.” urban-gro’s team a Premier Sponsor and was in …