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How supplemental lighting can be used for outdoor cannabis cultivation

How supplemental lighting can be used for outdoor cannabis cultivation

The following article by Dr. Allison Justice appeared on MJBiz Daily  August 4, 2021. Learn about supplemental lighting and its application in outdoor cannabis cultivation.  Traditionally when growing cannabis, the thought is to simply apply over 18 hours of light per day to keep plants vegetative and switch to 12 hours to induce flowering.  This works, so why change it?  As cultivation of outdoor cannabis spreads across the US, understanding how cannabis responds to light becomes very evident. Some growers are finding out that supplemental lighting is necessary even with outdoor grows. Photoperiodism Let’s back up a minute and make...

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HempGrower Magazine: Hemp Companies Collab to Rise Above the Seeds vs. Clones Debate

HempGrower Magazine: Hemp Companies Collab to Rise Above the Seeds vs. Clones Debate

Check out our newest article featured on HempGrower! The Hemp Mine, a hemp clone provider, and Davis Hemp Farms, a hempseed provider, have partnered to create a pheno-hunting process to help growers pick the best genetics. Farmers can see the field trial for themselves in person at The Hemp Mine's Annual Field Day Event in September.

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Are you ready for hemp planting season? Dr. Allison Justice talks with Clemson Extension's David Dewitt

Are you ready for hemp planting season? Dr. Allison Justice talks with Clemson Extension's David Dewitt

Check out Allison Justice, PhD.'s conversation with David Dewitt of Clemson University where they talk about what you need to do to make sure your field is prepped and ready for Spring planting. We cover soil tests, nutrition, cover crops, planting methods, etc.Soil health is a progressive and extremely important variable for producing a healthy and high yielding crop.We will be uploading many more videos like this to help you prep for the upcoming growing season. Next up- a chat with Gretchen V. Pettis, PhD of BioSafe Systems with tips on how to monitor and treat for the dreaded caterpillar!!

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The Hemp Mine & Alterra partnership brings customers regionally specific hemp genetics.

The Hemp Mine & Alterra partnership brings customers regionally specific hemp genetics.

Fair Play, South Carolina, March 9, 2021 – The Hemp Mine, a leading hemp genetics provider is entering into a Genetics Distribution Agreement with Fort Collins, CO based Alterra, a prominent Hemp Young Plant supplier. The Hemp Mine’s line of trusted and trialed genetics will be the exclusive vegetative hemp material offered by Alterra for 2021. “Alterra is excited to announce that it is offering its customers genetics that have been developed by The Hemp Mine to excel in even the most challenging environments. By collaborating with The Hemp Mine, Alterra can provide growers with vigorous CBD and CBG hemp...

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