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Protecting Your Investment with Energy Efficient Grow Rooms

Protecting Your Investment with Energy Efficient Grow Rooms

Aug 29 2017

It’s no secret: Declining wholesale prices are a big problem for growers. “But that’s exactly why efficiency is so important,” said Dan Kibbin, a Maine-based…

Terpenoids, Trichomes & Cannabinoids: Part 2: How they form

Terpenoids, Trichomes & Cannabinoids: Part 2: How they form

Jun 05 2017

Written by Mike Steffes – Quest Dehumidifiers Cannabinoid synthesis pathway As mentioned previously, cannabinoids are produced via the joining of a terpene and a phenol…

Terpenoids, Trichomes & Cannabinoids: Part 1: Where they are located

Terpenoids, Trichomes & Cannabinoids: Part 1: Where they are located

May 29 2017

Written by Mike Steffes – Quest Dehumidifiers THC and other cannabinoids are produced in only one place on the cannabis plant: Inside the heads of…

Vapor Pressure Deficit and Indoor Growing: Part 3: Different Stages of VPD

Vapor Pressure Deficit and Indoor Growing: Part 3: Different Stages of VPD

May 22 2017

Written by Mike Steffes – Quest Dehumidifiers VPD Range Now that we’ve established the importance of transpiration and have some idea of how it happens,…

Vapor Pressure Deficit and Indoor Growing: Part 2: Why is VPD Important?

Vapor Pressure Deficit and Indoor Growing: Part 2: Why is VPD Important?

May 15 2017

Written by Mike Steffes – Quest Dehumidifiers Plants survive and grow using sunlight, carbon dioxide, and water plus a number of inorganic elements (N, P,…

Vapor Pressure Deficit and Indoor Growing: Part 1: What is VPD?

Vapor Pressure Deficit and Indoor Growing: Part 1: What is VPD?

May 11 2017

Written by Mike Steffes – Quest Dehumidifiers VPD helps a grower identify healthy air moisture conditions over the full range of growing temperatures. Vapor pressure…

Basalt Mineral Wool: The Key to Perfect Irrigation in Your Grow Room

Jun 27 2016

Commercial growers use basalt (or basaltic) mineral wool in their hydroponic growrooms, and you should consider using it, too. What is mineral wool? Also known…

Dissolved Oxygen for Better Growth: Part II: Effects of Root Oxygen Starvation, Methods of DO Production, and Effective Aeration and Nutrient Delivery

Dissolved Oxygen for Better Growth: Part II: Effects of Root Oxygen Starvation, Methods of DO Production, and Effective Aeration and Nutrient Delivery

Mar 29 2016

Plants grown in a hydroponic system need dissolved oxygen (DO) in their water to thrive and provide optimal yields; in hydroponic systems, most oxygen absorbed…

Dissolved Oxygen for Better Growth: Part I: What Is It and Why Do Plants Need It?

Dissolved Oxygen for Better Growth: Part I: What Is It and Why Do Plants Need It?

Mar 15 2016

There’s a lot to concentrate on if you’re to keep your plants healthy and reap the best harvests: The right light , proper humidity ,…