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Your Guide To LED Beam Angles

For new growers especially, an LED light’s beam angle can feel like a complicated concept – especially when parsing through terminology while choosing your lights. Beam angle refers to the angle of light streaming from the LED emitters. Beam angle is measured in degrees, most LED beam angles falling somewhere between 120 and 90 degrees.… Continue reading Your Guide To LED Beam Angles

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LED Heat Sinks: What Are They And How Do They Affect Grow Light Performance?

If you are familiar with LED lighting at all, you have likely heard one of their biggest benefits is that they produce little heat. In fact, oftentimes LED advocates will go as far to say LEDs produce “zero heat.” There is some validity to these claims. Due to how LED lights are designed, they are… Continue reading LED Heat Sinks: What Are They And How Do They Affect Grow Light Performance?

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4 Red Flags To Look Out For When Buying LEDS

LED lightning is a huge financial investment. While LEDs energy efficient nature means they save you money in the long run, fixtures can cost thousands of dollars upfront. Suffice to say, the last thing you want to do is invest in shoddy equipment. The best way to ensure you are working with a good supplier… Continue reading 4 Red Flags To Look Out For When Buying LEDS

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Your Guide To Low Stress Plant Training

If you have been growing for awhile, you are probably familiar with the concept of plant training. This is a process in which you physically manipulate a plant while it grows to produce more buds and a great final yield. There are two types of plant training: high stress training and low stress training.  When… Continue reading Your Guide To Low Stress Plant Training

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Your Guide To High Stress Training

When you let plants grow naturally, you do not always have as much control over your final yield. Training techniques refer to means of manipulating your plants throughout the grow cycle to create more bud sites and a bigger final yield. There are two types of training: high stress training and low stress training. Low stress… Continue reading Your Guide To High Stress Training

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Eco-Friendly Pesticide: What Are My Options?

Pesticides are often necessary to keep your plants safe from insects and pests, especially for outdoor growers. However, many pesticides contain harsh chemicals that are potentially harmful to people and plants. Even organic products are sometimes loosely labeled, so it can be hard to find a truly natural / eco-friendly pesticide that effectively keeps your… Continue reading Eco-Friendly Pesticide: What Are My Options?

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How Do You Sterilize A Grow Tent?

Like any other area where you grow your plants, a grow tent needs to be deep cleaned regularly. Dust, dirt, debris, and grime build up during the grow cycle. An unsanitary tent is hospitable to germs, disease, viruses, and pests.  Even though indoor grow tents are not as exposed to the elements, they can still… Continue reading How Do You Sterilize A Grow Tent?

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Four Factors To Consider When Choosing LED Greenhouse Lights

Light is a limiting factor in greenhouses in the winter. Supplemental lighting can often offset the effects of darker, shorter days. Many growers have come to rely on LED lighting to increase their crop quality and yield.  LED horticulture lighting has myriad benefits for your plants. The ability to experiment with varying light spectrums allows… Continue reading Four Factors To Consider When Choosing LED Greenhouse Lights

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Why The Grow Lights Market Is Growing Faster Than Ever

The agricultural industry has been changing fast – and especially over the last year. This is in part due to the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on typical growing practices, but there are also other unrelated changes in the industry that are making LEDs poised for growth.  In fact, a recent study by Reporterlink.com predicted that the… Continue reading Why The Grow Lights Market Is Growing Faster Than Ever

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