November 2018


Cover Story

Driven by Science

Oregon-based Pruf Cultivar is investing heavily in R&D to set itself up as the cannabis company of the future.


Media Matters

Understanding substrates’ role, value and significance in a production system is important for crop health and a grower’s bottom line.


Special Report

Incentivized Efficiency

The DesignLights Consortium’s (DLC) new Quality Product Listing (QPL) technical requirements set a first-ever baseline standard for horticulture lighting manufacturers, providing a resource for utility companies to offer energy incentives to controlled environment agriculture producers. Here, DLC Technical Manager Damon Bosetti shares how the requirements were gathered, and how utilities, growers and manufacturers can use them to their advantage.