Cannabis Industry Journal: Building or Converting to a Greenhouse? Four Considerations for Commercial Growers

Originally published in the  Cannabis Industry Journal. Successful cannabis cultivation practices leverage commercial agricultural industry practices for the most efficient and cost-effective production of the crop. Since the 1990s, the cannabis industry has cultivated primarily in indoor warehouses and outdoor farms, however the industry is experiencing a significant shift toward greenhouses. Shelly Peterson, vice president of light product solutions at …

Greenhouse Ventures Hosts Philly’s First Major Cannabis Conference

Editor’s Note: urban-gro is an exhibiting sponsor of the Greenhouse Ventures “Innovation in the Cannabis Industry: Technology, Medical & Investment” conference. Mark Doherty, Director of Sales, will be in attendance. You may contact him at mark@urban-gro.com or visit him at urban-gro’s exhibit booth. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tyler Dautrich, Greenhouse Ventures /p/ 610-406-7505 /e/  tyler@greenhouse.ventures Date: 04/27/2016 Immediately Following Medical Cannabis …

Trending Topics for Growers at MJBizCon in Orlando

Trending Topics for Growers at MJBizCon in Orlando The Spring 2016 Marijuana Business Conference is being held in Orlando, FL from May 9-11. The event bills itself as America’s oldest and largest cannabis tradeshow. urban gro is looking forward to participating both as a booth sponsor and with our own Shelly Peterson presenting on a panel focusing on the move …

“All the Rage: Converting to a Greenhouse”

Are you ready for a greenhouse? urban-gro’s cannabis lighting product expert and VP of Lighting Product Solutions, Shelly Peterson will be presenting at the Spring Marijuana Business Conference & Expo in Orlando, FL taking place May 9 – 11, 2016 in Orlando, FL. Her topic is “All the Rage: Converting to a Greenhouse.” If you are wondering why only now, has …

NCIA Expert Blog: SUPPLEMENTING GREENHOUSE LIGHTING IN WINTER MONTHS

As seen in the recent NCIA blog on how you can maximize your greenhouse cannabis harvests. As the seasons change, so does the amount of light that enters into your greenhouse. Summer months may offer an abundance of natural light; however, the longer nights of winter require supplemental lighting for growers to achieve the best yield possible from their crop. Some greenhouse …