Cannabis Cultivation and Science Podcast

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This is the podcast where we bring leading experts from the horticulture and gardening industry and find out the latest information and research for cannabis cultivation. Forget the marketing hype from bottled nutrient companies, everything on this show is based in science and research. If you want to improve your gardening or cannabis cultivation then you've come to the right place.

Tad Hussey

Episode 1: Introduction with Tad Hussey - Learn the foundation behind this style of horticulture as Tad makes the case for the future of cannabis cultivation and a brief look at upcoming episodes. Read more
Jeff Lowenfels
Episode 2: Jeff Lowenfels talks about how his three books, Teaming with Microbes, Teaming with Nutrients, and Teaming with Fungi all apply to cannabis cultivation. We explore the Soil Food Web and mycorrhizal fungi in greater depth, as well as how nutrients move in plants. Read more
Clackamas Coot
Episode 3: In the first of a three part series, Clackmas Coot breaks down his soil mix, why he uses peat over coco coir, how to properly make worm castings, and the history of The One. Read more
David Bernard Perron
Episode 4: Head Grower and Agrologist, David Bernard Perron drops some amazing knowledge. David has a Masters degree in Plant Sciences and runs the only fully certified organic cannabis facility in North America. Read more.
Tim "Microbeman" Wilson
Episode 5: Tim "Microbeman" Wilson gives us the rundown on  aerated compost teas, living soil, root exudates and vermicomposting. Tim was running no-till living soils decades ago! Read more.
Steve Solomon
Episode 6: In this episode, author Steve Solomon talks about soil remineralization, nutrient density, and soil testing as well as a personal history of how he came to believe in the importance of soil testing. Read more.
Clackamas Coot
Episode 7: In the second of a three part series, Clackmas Coot talks about neem, IPM strategies, peat vs coco and much more. . Read more
Episode 8: In the final episode of a three part series, Clackamas Coot addresses the #neemgate talk, further explains the benefits of seaweed, and tells the story of "The One" Read more
Nelson Lindsley Podcast
Episode 9: There's more than one way to grow a plant. In this 2 part interview with Nelson Lindsley of Poetry of Plants, we explore hybrid techniques, talk lighting technology, and much more...Read More
Episode 10: In part 2 with Nelson Lindsley of Poetry of Plants, we dive in to more practical applications of his knowledge...Read More
Episode 11: Ever wanted to learn more about humic and fulvic acids? Dr. Faust breaks it down for us in this week's episode...Read More
Jaya Palmer
Episode 12: Jaya Palmer brings us some exciting and practical tips for setting up your grow room as well as an introduction to using predatory mites and beneficial bugs....Read More
Episode 13: What's the future of cannabis cultivation? Jaya Palmer and I explore some of the latest advancements and ideas around cultivation that we learned this past weekend at an invite-only conference. Read More
Episode 14: What is biochar? How do we evaluate and use this amazing technology in our gardens? Check out this week's interview with Renel Anderson, founder of Black Owl Biochar to learn more...Read More

Episode 15: Entomologist Suzanne Wainwright Evans talks with us about biosecurity, biocontrols, how to best use pesticides and some of the problem insects in our garden....Read More

Episode 16: Award winning author Jessi Bloom shares insight into what Permaculture really means and how it might apply to cannabis cultivation...Read More
Episode 17: Agronomist Kris Borgman leads us through the world of soil testing. Learn the pros and cons of soil testing and how to interpret the results to optimize your soil fertility...Read More