2021 Cannabis and Hemp Week Kicks Off
The 2021 Cannabis and Hemp Week starts tomorrow, Sept. 21, presented by Cannabis Product News, Hemp Production News and GPN. Three 1-hour interactive webcasts will feature industry experts addressing the latest issues facing growers. Attendees will learn the latest insights, production tips and guidelines to growing successfully.
Tuesday, Sept. 21
What to Know Before You Grow Cannabis & Hemp
If you don’t know where you are going you will go nowhere. Proper planning is crucial to success and when done correctly will ensure your production forecast is met. This presentation will discuss greenhouse square foot utilization, departmental team management vs. labor costs and overtime costs, throughput metrics per production stage, sales vs. production alignment and how all of these are interconnected.
Presented by: Travis Higginbotham, vice president of production, The Harborside Group
Wednesday, Sept. 22
Lighting Up CEA Hemp
Light quantity, quality and photoperiod demystified
Presented by: Neil Mattson, PhD, professor and greenhouse Extension specialist in the School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University
Thursday, September 23
Panel Discussion: The Tales from the Greenhouse and Field
Allison Justice, PhD, owner of The Hemp Mine
Erica Hernandez, technical specialist at Griffin
Maxwell Salinger, senior director of cultivation at Cresco Labs
Cannabis & Hemp Week is sponsored by Arborjet, Beaver Plastics, Griffin, and Sun Gro Horticulture.