Mastering the Natural Growth Cycle of Cannabis: A Crucial Guide to Indoor Cultivation

In the realm of indoor cannabis cultivation, a profound understanding of the plant’s innate growth cycle, coupled with its specific light cycle and spectrum demands, is the cornerstone of producing top-quality yields. Cannabis, being inherently photosensitive, hinges its development on the precise amount and quality of light exposure it receives within a 24-hour cycle. Consequently, […]

Wholesale Cannabis Prices on the Upswing in Vital Markets

Wholesale cannabis prices stabilized or rebounded in some key markets through the summer, but cultivators should brace for renewed downward pressure as the fall harvest boosts inventories through the end of the year. Data collected in 13 states by the LeafLink platform shows that after months of record-breaking lows, wholesale Cannabis flower prices have stabilized […]

Psilocybin Mushrooms Growing Q&A

Q: How long does it take to grow magic mushrooms indoors? A: The timeline for indoor magic mushroom cultivation typically spans one to two months from mycelium-colonized substrate to harvestable fruits. Q: When should I harvest psilocybin mushrooms? A: Psilocybin mushrooms should be harvested within five to 12 days of sprouting, before the veil covering […]

Pennsylvania Senate Advances Legislation to Expand Direct Sales of Medical Marijuana to Patients

On Wednesday Sep.20,2023, a significant milestone was achieved in Pennsylvania as the state’s Senate passed Senate Bill 773. This legislation has the potential to reshape Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana landscape and set the stage for broader cannabis law reform. The bill garnered an impressive bipartisan vote of 44-3, indicating strong support for its objectives. Senate Bill […]

Colorado’s Psychedelic Evolution: Six Months After Legalization

Gray Market Emerges as Psychedelic Industry Takes Shape When Colorado voters gave the green light to legalize psilocybin last year, they set the state on an uncharted course toward a future potentially featuring a state-regulated psychedelic sector. Six months later, where do we stand in this unfolding narrative? Early Signals of a Psychedelic Industry Colorado’s […]

California Takes Historic Step Toward Decriminalizing Magic Mushrooms and Natural Psychedelics

In a closely contested decision, California legislators have narrowly approved Senate Bill 58, a landmark move widely supported by veterans and advocates for criminal justice reform. The bill seeks to decriminalize the possession and personal use of a limited selection of natural psychedelics, a list that notably includes “magic mushrooms.” The fate of this progressive legislation now […]

Maximizing Your Magic Mushroom Yields: Pro Tips

If you’ve embarked on the journey of a psilocybin mushroom grower, you’ve likely developed a solid operation, enjoyed decent yields, and, most importantly, found joy in the process. Now, it’s time to elevate your skills beyond the novice stage and become a true maestro of magic mushroom cultivation. Small tweaks can have a profound impact on […]

Navigating the Shift: Embracing LED Lighting in Horticulture

In the dynamic realm of horticultural technology, a notable transformation is underway as LED lighting surges ahead, leaving behind the conventional High-Pressure Sodium (HPS) alternatives. This transition is capturing the attention and preference of a growing community of cultivators. Unveiling HPS Lights High-Pressure Sodium lights have stood as stalwarts in the grower’s toolkit, celebrated for […]

Maximize Your Savings: LED Lighting Rebates and Incentives Up to 100%

Utilities are proactively encouraging the adoption of energy-efficient lighting in horticultural applications, offering financial benefits to cultivators while promoting energy conservation. Under their specialized energy efficiency incentive programs, utilities typically provide incentives for horticultural lighting projects. These programs come with specific prerequisites and qualification criteria that are tailored to the unique nature of each lighting […]

Far-red: The Forgotten Photons

Companies are now incorporating far-red LEDs into their lighting fixtures, thanks to our research and that of other labs which have demonstrated the value of far-red light. In this seminar, I present “Far-Red: The Forgotten Photons.” These photons are just beyond our visible range but have a profound impact on plant growth, a fact we […]