November 2019


Cover Story

The Organic Play

The Green Organic Dutchman hopes to be the cannabis industry’s next big thing as it brings scaled living soil cultivation to the marketplace.


Selling Science

A look at how cultivators can leverage research to deliver products that meet specific consumer needs.


Special Report

Note from Fluence CEO David Cohen

It’s very encouraging to see how researchers, public officials and entire verticals are actively engaging with the cannabis industry.

Put Research in the Spotlight

Significant changes have occurred over a fairly short period of time regarding how cannabis cultivators approach lighting, from the type of lighting technology they use during various plant-growth stages to how they determine which lighting option is best.


A comparison of four years of data shows LED usage and interest continue to increase.

Light Bulb Moments

How growers can use measurement standards and light mapping to increase efficiency and consistency.

When the Skies are Grey

As Harvest Health & Recreation continues to expand beyond its original location in sunny Arizona, the lighting strategies for the vertically integrated cannabis company have evolved.