Everyone seems to be talking about CBD these days. Both on Google and Leafly, search interest for CBD has been skyrocketing. According to Google Trends, interest in CBD as a search term is now four times higher than it is for THC. Much of this is probably driven by all the buzz around CBD’s potential health benefits, including recent news of the FDA’s approval of Epidiolex, the CBD-based pharmaceutical drug for treating childhood epilepsy.
28 / 11 / 2018
For a long time, indoor growers have used the standard light bulb – T5 fluorescent bulbs – in their grow rooms. They’ve faced challenges caused by the bulbs, including high cooling costs, frequent replacement and repair costs due to fragility and short lifespan, and burned vegetation. If you’re an indoor farmer, you’re reading this and nodding your head. You’re probably thinking, “Well of course! LED bulbs are so expensive!” And in a way, you’re right: they do cost more to purchase. But that’s only a small piece of a much larger puzzle.