“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 …

urban gro is pleased to be joining select NCIA Q2 Quarterly Cannabis Caucuses as a Premier Sponsor

These Quarterly Cannabis Caucuses are designed to facilitate inspiration, networking and education while preparing participants to contribute to their legislative efforts on the national level. Each Caucus is free of charge for current NCIA members and include an in-depth federal policy update, an informational packet filled with detailed legislative analysis and recent federal policy developments, and an organizational update. NCIA …

Marijuana’s Electric Bills Are Sky High

urban-gro’s Shelly Peterson, Vice President of Lighting Sales, is interviewed by Inside Energy on how to reduce a grow facility’s energy consumption.   Video produced by Vicky Collins. Filmed and edited by Dennis Flippen. Marijuana is Colorado’s newest cash crop. Between January and June of 2015, more than 112,000 pounds of bud were sold in the state. The Denver Post …

What lighting solution do you have in place?

When looking at supplemental lighting, growers should look at lighting output and light distribution as this lighting intensity will provide the greatest yields. But, while lighting output and light distribution are important metrics, light conversion efficiency is also a strong indicator of a successful grow set-up. Recent analysis by an independent NVLAP accredited lab shows that the NXT2 leads the …